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Julia Thecla holiday card to Kathleen Blackshear and Ethel Spears

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Creator:
Thecla, Julia
Blackshear, Kathleen
Subject:
Spears, Ethel
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
not after 1973
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Christmas Card : 1 folded sheet : ill. ; 17 x 8 cm.
Summary:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Christian art and symbolism
Holidays
Poems
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11797
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Kathleen Blackshear and Ethel Spears papers, 1920-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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