Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Tobacco Cards

Caroline Brights Tobacco Cards

NYPL digital gallery of cigarette cards, examples below.

Large copper.  Digital ID: 1196590. New York Public Library

Ringlet.  Digital ID: 1196624. New York Public Library

Chinese series, thinking at a table

[Domestic night scene, woman t... Digital ID: 1185780. New York Public Library

And of course I have a little collection. Mostly birds. Some roses. One below and one with the gorgeous detail.

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