Il Cortile

Object Number: 
2007.6.140
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 3.8 x 3.2 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbook printed in peach, olive and red; the background is peach; "RISTORANTE / IL / CORTILE" is printed in red on the front within a logo design printed in olive of Art Nouveau styled foliage. ; "CLOSE COVER .. STRIKE ON BACK" is printed on the footer. "125 MULBERRY STREET / NEW YORK CITY 10013 / (212) 226-6060" is printed in red on the reverse with a central Art Nouveau style design of foliage above the striker; "Bradley Industries Inc., Frankfort, IL 60423"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group