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Nos Bleuets, Cartes Postales a Colorier
  • Gaston Maréchaux, artist
    Ch. R & Cie, publisher
  • Nos Bleuets, Cartes Postales a Colorier, 1916
  • Where object was made: France
  • line block (photomechanical relief print), pochoir, photomechanical print
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 18.5 x 28.3 x 0.3 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 5/16 x 11 1/8 x 1/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Eric Gustav Carlson
  • Not on display
  • 2014.2463
Description

Book bound in paper with six sheets inside. Each sheet is made up of four postcards divided by perforations. At the top of each sheet are two postcards in color and below are the same images without color. The images show children dressed in military costumes and playing games that reflect adult life.