Julia Thecla holiday card to Kathleen Blackshear and Ethel Spears
Blackshear, Kathleen, Kathleen Blackshear
not after 1973
Place of publication, production, or execution:
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Christmas Card : 1 folded sheet : ill. ; 17 x 8 cm.
Date based on Thecla's death. Exterior of card features a painting by Thecla, a twist on Raphael's cherubs from the Sistine Madonna - this cherub is smoking a cigarette and sitting by a wine bottle. Interior features a printed poem, also by Thecla.
Julia Thecla holiday card to Kathleen Blackshear and Ethel Spears, not after 1973. Kathleen Blackshear and Ethel Spears papers, 1920-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560