La Cigarita, Currier & Ives

D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts

Trade Card: Woman smoking cigar lying in bed. Duplicate with same title and image (2004.D03.751 FAC #3369); difference .71 has advertising imprint.

Currier & Ives produced an estimated 200 different trade cards. The cards were kept in stock and then later imprinted for local businesses that used the cards as advertisements. Many of the cards are smaller, though less detailed versions of prints produced by the firm.

Object Creator
Currier & Ives (American, 1834-1907)
Object Creation Date
1860-1880
Medium
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions
5 x 3 1/2 inches
Credit
Gift of Lenore B. and Sidney A. Alpert supplemented with Museum Acquistions Funds
Accession Number
2004.D03.765
On View?
No
Image Request
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