Art/ Collection/ Art Object

"A great big bite," from the Terrors of America series (N88) for Duke brand cigarettes

Publisher:
Issued by W. Duke, Sons & Co. (New York and Durham, N.C.)
Lithographer:
Lithography by Knapp & Company (American, New York)
Date:
1889
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:
63.350.204.88.12
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Terrors of America" series (N88), issued in a set of 50 cards in 1889 to promote W. Duke Sons & Co. brand cigarettes.
Inscription: Printed text along lower edge: "A great big bite."
Printed text on verso of card: The/ Terrors of America/ and their Doings./ [checklist of 50 terrors included in series]/ Packed in/ Duke's Cigarettes/ KNAPP & CO. LITH. N.Y.
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)
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