Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Crosby S. Noyes, The Washington Evening Star, from the American Editors series (N1) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands

Publisher:
Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)
Date:
1887
Medium:
Commercial color lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. (7 x 3.8 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ephemera
Credit Line:
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Accession Number:
63.350.201.1.35
Not on view
Trade cards from the "American Editors" series (N1), issued in 1887 in a series of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter Brand Cigarettes.
Inscription: Printed text along lower edge of card: Crosby S. Noyes/ The Washington Evening Star

Marking: Printed text on card verso: American Editors/ First Series/ This collection numbers/ 'One to Fifty' and contains/ the 'First Series' of/ Fifty pictures of/ American Editors./ No. _ [verso affixed to album page, series number not visible]/ One picture packed in/ each box of Cigarettes/ Allen & Ginter/ Richmond, Virginia
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)
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