Physical Details: Christmas card : 1 folded sheet : ill. ; 17 x 8 cm.
Sender: Julia Thecla
Recipient: Kathleen Blackshear (1897-1988)
Description: 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.
Forms part of: Kathleen Blackshear and Ethel Spears papers, 1920-1990
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: 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.
Digital ID: 11797
- Christian art and symbolism
- Spears, Ethel