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Various: pre-war<br>Christy print

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Ship History: Howard Chandler Christy (1873-1952) was well known at the turn of the 20th century for his illustrations in magazines such as Harper's, Scribner's, and Leslie's Weekly. He developed a popular figured called "the Christy Girl", a pretty young thing usually surrounded by admiring men. His famous poster of a young woman dressed in a sailors uniform with the caption, “If I were a man, I would join the Navy”, is a WW1 classic. This illustration is from a folio of his works which were popular around 1900. It shows well dressed passengers on an un-named ocean liner. My guess is that it shows the ship arriving as the passengers are bent over the railing as if searching for a familiar face in the crowd. Also, there are no bon voyage streamers indicating a departure. 11" by 16 1/2" and in excellent condition.
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