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Handkerchief

Object Number: 
1944.232
Date: 
1920-1940
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 11 in. ( 27.3 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: lower right corner: "John Held"
Description: 
Silk printed handkerchief with an image of a football player bending over; printed in navy, yellow, purple, salmon, brown and grey; navy border.
Gallery Label: 
This handkerchief was designed by John Held, Jr. (1889-1958), the popular illustrator whose work expressed the bold spirit of the 1920s.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Susan E. Lyman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group