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Nudes and glamour [real photographic postcards, ca. 1910-1920]

Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper, about 3.5 x 5.25"
35 items
Type:
Picture postcards
Postcards
Photographic postcards
Hand coloring
Date:
1910
1920
ca 1910-1920
Notes:
In Box 27, Nudes and Glamour.
Fees for commercial reproduction.
Probably public domain, copyright expired.
Register available in Archives Center.
Most in good condition, but some are silvering.
Summary:
Real photographic postcards (photographs on postcard stock) of nude, semi-nude female figures, or females in provocatively clothed glamour poses. Most of these cards are actually photographs of paintings, and sculptures, but several are from life, including two garishly hand-colored images and one subtly hand-colored.
Cite as:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Nudity
Nude in art
Glamour photography
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection 1880s-1970s
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_230309

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