Please note this is the cover only.
This is an original 1931 color cover for the January 17th, 1931 issue of The Literary Digest entitled "The Marriage Contract, 1789" by J. L. G. Ferris.
This 81+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Period Paper is please to offer a collection of color covers from the Literary Digest ranging from 1918 to 1934 during the Great Depression. Each cover is a work of work, and many depict famous events in the history of the United States.
This piece was illustrated by Ferris, Jean Leon Gerome. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.
Keywords specific to this image: Man and Wife, Dinning Room, Knickers
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Type: Original Cover