Le Madrigal

Object Number: 
2008.47.16
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 2 x 3/8 in. (4.9 x 5.1 x 0.9 cm)
Description: 
30 stick matchbook. Front cover has white ground, brown script with orange accents ASSUREZ VOUS LE BONHUIR / A L'ILUI DE VOTRE COEUR / OFFREZ LUI DONC LE RIGAL / D'UNREFAS AU and orange script MADRIGAL. Back cover printed with alternating orange and brown diamon shaped design. Saddle is orange. White interior with orange script LE MADRIGAL and brown script with orange accents RESTAURANT FRANCAIS / 216 EAST 53rd. ST N.Y.C. / 355-0322
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group