Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bob-o-link, from the Birds of America series (N37) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes

Publisher:
Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)
Date:
1888
Medium:
Commercial color lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 7/8 x 3 1/4 in. (7.3 x 8.3 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ephemera
Credit Line:
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Accession Number:
63.350.202.37.7
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Birds of America" series (N37), issued in 1888 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes. Series N37 reproduces the cards from N4 in a larger size.
Inscription: Printed text at upper right: Bob-o-link.
Printed text at upper left: RICHMOND/ Straight Cut No. 1./ CIGARETTES./ ARE THE BEST.
Printed text at lower right: ALLEN & GINTER/ RICHMOND,/ VIRGINIA.
[Card verso not visible as affixed to original album page]
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)
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