Artist Louis John Rhead, American, 1857-1926
Publisher Louis Prang & Co., American
Title
  • L. Prang & Co.'s Holiday Publications
Date 1895
Medium Commercial lithograph printed in color
Dimensions image: 20 3/4 x 15 3/8 in.
52.6 x 39.0 cm
sheet: 22 x 16 1/4 in.
55.9 x 41.3 cm
Credit Line Collection of The Detroit Institute of Arts
Accession Number 1989.176
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed In plate, lower right of image: LJ / RHEAD
Inscriptions In plate, upper center of image: L. PRANG & CO'S / HOLIDAY; lower center: PUBLICATIONS; the figure in the image holds up a white sheet on which is printed: Deep blue Violets / L. PRANG & Co.
Malhotra, Ruth, and Christina Thon, et al., DAS FRUHE PLAKAT IN EUROPA UND DEN USA, Vol. 1, GROSSBRITANNIEN UND VEREINIGTE STAATEN VON NORDAMERIKA, Berlin: Gebr. Mann, 1973, no 460.

Kiehl, David, et al., AMERICAN ART POSTERS OF THE 1890S, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (distributed by Harry N. Abrams, Inc.), 1987, no 251.