Shopping bag

Object Number: 
2002.1.1893
Date: 
1980-2000
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
17 x 12 1/2 in.
Description: 
This paper shopping bag has a heavy white twisted fiber handle and is printed with a full color scene from Maurice Sendak's classic childrens' book "Where The Wild Things Are". One side has a sailing boat by a shore with strange trees and the other has a large monster sleeping under similar trees. The sides read "Where The Wild Things Are/ Story and Pictures By Maurice Sendak".
Credit Line: 
The Bella C. Landauer Collection of Business and Advertising Ephemera
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group