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The New York Herald: Easter Number

Artist:
Louis John Rhead (American, born England, 1857–1926)
Publisher:
The New York Herald
Date:
1896
Medium:
Commercial relief process
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/16 × 13 7/8 in. (53.5 × 35.2 cm) Image: 19 7/16 × 12 15/16 in. (49.3 × 32.8 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Posters
Credit Line:
Gift of Bessie Potter Vonnoh, 1941
Accession Number:
41.12.195
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered upper center: 'THE / NEW YORK HERALD / SUNDAY / MARCH 22nd / 1896.', at right: 'A NEWSPAPER / MARVEL . . . . . . / Music / Poems / Pictures / Sermons / The Finest Number EVER ISSUED BY A NEWSPAPER / Three Eight-Page / ART SECTIONS / REPLETE WITH SEASONABLE FEATURES.'/ bottom center: 'EASTER NUMBER'
Bessie Potter Vonnoh (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1872–1955 New York); Donor: Bessie Potter Vonnoh (American, St. Louis, Missouri 1872–1955 New York)
Kiehl 173.263
David W. Kiehl, Phillip Dennis Cate, Nancy Finlay American Art Posters of the 1890s in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, including the Leonard A. Lauder Collection. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 1987, cat. no. 263, p. 173, ill.



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