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1 of a Set of 6 Postcards: Happy Xmas and New Year

Walt Kuhn

American Art

MEDIUM Pen, ink, and watercolor over graphite on cardstock
DATES December 1906
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 3 5/16 x 5 1/2 in. (8.4 x 14 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Artist's monogram of "K" within circle at upper left in ink
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Brenda Kuhn
RIGHTS STATEMENT © Estate of Walt Kuhn
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CAPTION 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. © Estate of Walt Kuhn
IMAGE overall, CUR.62.32.5.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 12/19/2008
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION 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[6], other from Coshocton, Ohio, dated December 27, 1906.
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