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Title
Peach blossom.
Names
Raphael Tuck & Sons (Publisher)
Du Cane, Ella (British painter and illustrator, born in Australia, 1874-1943) (Artist)
Collection

Pacific pursuits : Postcards

Japan -- Life

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900 - 1940
Date Issued: 1910
Place: Printed in England
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC POC JAP -- Lif
Topics
Japanese
Parasols
Kimonos
Peach trees
Genres
Postcards
Notes
Content: "The early peach blossom 'appears' in March, and on the third of the month--the Girls' Festival--it is always used in the decorations, and so this day is also called the Peach Festival. This Peach Festival is a great day with children for it is also 'The Feast of Dolls,' it being the one day in the year in which the dolls of the house are brought out and exhibited."--printed on verso.
Statement of responsibility: "Souvenir--Japan-British Exhibition 1910. 'Flowers and Gardens of Japan' Series IV. Raphael Tuck & Sons' 'Oilette' postcard 7919. Art publishers to Their Majesties the King & Queen. From 'Japan,' illustrated by Ella Du Cane (A. & C. Black)."--printed on verso
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 14 x 9 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e56738d0-c5d1-012f-f231-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1910: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Peach blossom." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1940. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c261ef12-e4a8-3577-e040-e00a18067776

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Peach blossom." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 28, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c261ef12-e4a8-3577-e040-e00a18067776

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1940). Peach blossom. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/c261ef12-e4a8-3577-e040-e00a18067776

Wikipedia Citation

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Peach blossom.