Cigarette silk

Cigarette silk
Title
Cigarette silk
Date 
1890-1920
Medium 
Cloth
Dimensions 
3 3/8 x 1 7/8 in.
Description 
A small pink silk cloth printed with a red monochrome portrait of a woman labeled "Louise Le Baron", in an lace off-the-shoulder dress. Printed "Turkey Red Cigarettes" at the bottom edge. One of a series of actresses and show girls. Given as collectible premiums by cigarette manufacturers.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3239
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group