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"Art Students at Paris" Thanksgiving dinner place card for Louis Eilshemius

"Art Students at Paris" Thanksgiving dinner place card for Louis Eilshemius

Eilshemius, Louis M. (Louis Michel)

Item Information

Physical Details: Item : 1 sheet : ill. ; 17 x 22 cm.

Description: Date based on penciled note, lower left corner.

Sheet features blank box in which Eilshemius' name is written in pen; surrounded by an illustration of two young men, presumably artists, pointing at chefs and waiters bearing platters of food. Surrounding text reads: Thanksgiving dinnner of ye Art Students at Paris, Restaurant Lepérouse [i.e. Lapérouse], 51 quai des Grands Augustins.

This item served most likely either as a place card at the dinner table or perhaps as an invitation to the dinner.

Creator: Eilshemius, Louis M. (Louis Michel)

Forms part of: William Schack papers, 1891-1963

Digital ID: 13784