1 of a Set of 6 Postcards: Nassau-By-The-Sea - Via Freeport
Pen, ink, and watercolor over graphite on cardstock
Sheet: 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (8.3 x 14 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Brenda Kuhn
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Walt Kuhn (American, 1877-1949). 1 of a Set of 6 Postcards: Nassau-By-The-Sea - Via Freeport, 1906. Pen, ink, and watercolor over graphite on cardstock, Sheet: 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (8.3 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Brenda Kuhn, 62.32.3. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.62.32.3.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 12/19/2008
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Front of postcard depicts artist painting at easel with legend at lower right, "NASSAU-BY- / THE-SEA- / VIA FREEPORT" and text written along bottom and continuing around right side, "Dear Arthur, / Am down here painting can / not come Monday as I expect company / write me when you expect to leave will try to / see you before you go. / Regards -- Walt."; reverse of postcard: addressed to "Arthur Woelfle Esq. / 90 So. Elliot Place. / Brooklyn New York", 2 cent stamp, postmark from [Freeport] dated [June or July 20], 1906.
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