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Calla lily placecard
  • United States
  • Calla lily placecard, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Paper Type: heavyweight wove, cardstock
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 100 x 57 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 105 x 61 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 7/8 x 2 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 1/8 x 2 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.4112

vertical format; Calla lily spray at bottom and right half of composition, with empty rectangular cartouche at bottom center. Standing girl upper left corner, with typeset phrase along top: "How true our love!-He was a little boy!"