Booklet containing cocktail napkins

Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Title
Booklet containing cocktail napkins
Date 
ca. 1952
Medium 
Linen, paper
Dimensions 
Overall (booklet): 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 1/4 in. (24.1 x 16.5 x 0.6 cm) each (napkin): 8 x 5 1/8 in. (20.3 x 13 cm)
Description 
Printed paper booklet entiled "Cheers" with an image of a man jumping out of a ice bucket; booklet contains 8 cocktail napkins each printed with a different image associated with a particular liquor; "champagne" with an image of a man jumping out of an ice bucket; "Sherry with a flamenco dancer and guitar player; "cordials" with a winged monk; "scotch" with a bagpiper ina kilt and a scotch terrier; "gin" with a man in a waistcoat and top hat with a bulldog; "rye" with an image of "Uncle Sam"; "vermouth" with a "Turkish" man and a guitar; "Rum" with a pirate.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Oscar Fabres through the estate of Francine Salmon
Object Number 
2000.806a-i
Marks 
printed: on the cover of the booklet: "Cheers/ fabres/ COCKTAIL SET/ EIGHT COCKTAIL NAPKINS/ HAND ROLLED ON PURE IRISH LINEN/ COPYRIGHT 1952 LEACOCK & CO., INC." printed: on napkin a: "Champagne" printed: on napkin b: "Sherry" printed: on napkin c: "Cordials" printed: on napkin d: "Scotch" printed: on napkin e: "Gin" printed: on napkin g: "Vermouth" printed: on napkin h: "Rum" printed: on napkin f: "Rye"
Gallery Label 
Oscar Fabres (1894-1959) was a Chilean artist and illustrator who lived in New York.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group