Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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calling card, devoted to you
  • United States
  • calling card, devoted to you, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph, embossing
  • Object Height/Width: 60 x 93 mm
    Object Height/Width: 2 3/8 x 3 11/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7935

A book which reads “Devoted to you” and pictures a cabled bridge stretching from the shore is opened on a bunch of embossed flowers. There is also a small image of a woman sitting in front of the foliage on the shore. The flowers, which include red and blue flowers and a yellow tulip, have been attached to the card.