S. Fullerton (Spencer Fullerton) Weaver invitation to Mary Fanton Roberts
Weaver, S. Fullerton (Spencer Fullerton)
Roberts, Mary Fanton
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1 invitation : ill. ; 19 x 26 cm.
Invitation for a "crazy costume dance" party to be held on Friday, Aug. 21st at the Devon Yacht Club in Easthampton, Long Island. Invitation is illustrated with a woman wearing a tray and bottle on her head, hoisting a cocktail, and others in costume: a man wearing a barrel, a woman in a flowing garment, a man dressed as an equestrian (complete with horse). Year based on report in the New York Times which mentions this party (Times, "CRAZY COSTUME' BALL HELD: Gay Week-End at East Hampton Includes Many Dinner Parties," August 22, 1925, sec. SPORTS AUTOMOBILES).
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560