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Kerchief

Object Number: 
1973.41
Date: 
1930-1940
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
overall: 13 x 13 in.
Marks: 
printed: all over: "DELMONICO'S/ BREVOORT/ WALDORF/ ASTOR/ SHANLEY'S/ RECTOR'S/ HOFBRAU" in script " Turn of the Century"
Description: 
Copperplate-printed cotton kerchief with four images of New York City landmarks: Delmonico's, Brevoort, Waldorf, and the Astor; printed with green, brown, maroon, and salmon ink on a white ground; with smaller images of night-life printed all over; most of the negative space is printed brown.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. James D. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group