A complete run of a men's fashion magazine from 1911.
March 8, 2013
A paper toy from France that uses two wheels and a sliding strip to combine different facial features. "Gd. cirque des folies élastiques intermède des grimaces d'O'Gus'" (circa 1900?)
November 23, 2011
Shades of Al Jaffee and MAD Magazine . . . A printed and folded novelty celebrating Louis XVIII, King of France, 1814-1824. (Published by J.B. Verzy, circa 1814). The piece unfolds to spell out the virtues of the man who ruled during the Bourbon Restoration.
October 25, 2011
A group of labels for brands of chocolate sold in France in the middle of the 19th century.
September 29, 2011
A view of a tuberculosis sanitarium for children at Groslay (Northern France) during World War I. From the Edith Wharton Papers.
February 8, 2011
The key card for the game of: Robert le Diable: Jeu des Mariages. France, circa 1820.
January 14, 2011