Shopping bag

Object Number: 
2002.1.1871
Date: 
1980-2000
Medium: 
Plastic
Dimensions: 
16 x 13 in.
Description: 
This white plastic shopping bag is printed on both sides with a black and white drawing with red highlights of one of Maurice Sendak's monsters sitting on the NYC skyline using the Empire State building as a light for reading a book. It reads "New York Is Book Country/ The Branch Libraries/ The New York Public Library". The monster holds an apple and is harried by bi-planes.
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