Life Magazine 40th Anniversary Party Invitation to Sherry's January 3rd, 1923, with Menu, 2 Charles Dana Gibson Illustrations

By: Gibson, Charles Dana

Price: $275.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Unusual Life Magazine New York ephemera. Includes a specially printed 4-fold folio handmade paper, with facs of the first issue of Life magazine printed on the cover, the interior has red and black ruling, a poem for Life Mag by Herbert Satterlee and a Gibson illustration of a New Year's child hoisting a glass of champagne tipped in. There is also the formal invitation "Mr. Charles Dana Gibson and his associates request the honour of your company at dinner, at Sherrys, 330 Park Avenue on Wednesday Evening, January 3rd, 1923, at 7.30, to celebrate LIFE'S Fortieth Birthday. A printed illustration is opposite with old Father Time yielding his scythe and hourglass to Baby New Year. The menu is tucked inside. The outer folder is in generally good condition, a few age spots and general minor wear. The invitation has some storage crinkling to the edges, a clean tear (1") at fore-edges just touching the interior illustration, the menu has a small age spot, but otherwise crisp and clean. Very scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: Life Magazine 40th Anniversary Party Invitation to Sherry's January 3rd, 1923, with Menu, 2 Charles Dana Gibson Illustrations

Author Name: Gibson, Charles Dana

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York, Life Magazine: 1923

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 10846

Keywords: Charles Dana Gibson Life Magazine Sherry's,