1 of a Set of 6 Postcards: Happy Xmas and New Year
Pen, ink, and watercolor over graphite on cardstock
Sheet: 3 5/16 x 5 1/2 in. (8.4 x 14 cm) (show scale)
Artist's monogram of "K" within circle at upper left in ink
Gift of Brenda Kuhn
Front of postcard depicts pelican standing on palette with date "1906-7" at lower left and legend "HAPPY / XMS / + / NEW / YEAR" at lower right; reverse of postcard: addressed to "Arthur Woelfle Esq. / Artist. / with Lithograph Co- / Coshocton - Ohio", 1 cent stamp, two postmarks: one from New York City, dated December 26, 190, other from Coshocton, Ohio, dated December 27, 1906.
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Walt Kuhn (American, 1877-1949). 1 of a Set of 6 Postcards: Happy Xmas and New Year, December 1906. Pen, ink, and watercolor over graphite on cardstock, Sheet: 3 5/16 x 5 1/2 in. (8.4 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Brenda Kuhn, 62.32.5. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.62.32.5.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 12/19/2008
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