This 105+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. Small tear - left margin. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
This piece was illustrated by Christy, Howard Chandler. There is no visible artist signature.
Howard Chandler Christy (1873-1952)
Born in Duncan Falls, Ohio, Howard Chandler Christy was one of America's most distinguished and easily recognized illustrators. He established himself as an illustrator when he accompanied American troops to Cuba during the Spanish American War and illustrated articles for Scribner's and Leslie's Weekly. Later he was best known for his pictures of exceptionally beautiful women, popularly known as Christy Girls. He was also a teacher, muralist, and portraitist of many notable figures.