Handwritten and illustrated letter from Jerome Kardis to Gertrude Abercrombie, written on a printed card, dated November 17, 1951. The card features the printed image of a cat in Victorian dress next to an empty bird cage, captioned: the embodiment of virtue The interior of the card features an illustration by Kardis of two cats sharing a martini.
Jerome Karidis letter to Gertrude Abercrombie, 1951 November 17. Gertrude Abercrombie papers, 1880-1986, bulk, 1935-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560