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    • Metamorphosis of Narcissus.

    • Surrealist; Modern (styles and periods); Modernist
    • "This is the painting Dali took to show Freud in London. It belonged formerly to Edward James." (Caption); "At Zürs […] Dali embarked on a new experiment: the composition, in French, of a 'paranoaic' poem, The Myth of Narcissus, to be concurrently...
    • Thanksgiving.

    • Cornucopias; Greeting cards; Fruit; Grapes
    • Banner over short poem and two cornucopias. The banner reads, "Thanksgiving," and the poem reads "May the golden horn of plenty / with blessings overflowing / pour forth it's [sic] store on you and your's [sic] / in measure ever growing." The...
    • Thanksgiving day greetings.

    • Boys; Food; Baskets; Apples; Radishes; Chickens; Greeting cards
    • Boy with two baskets full of food. One basket contains red apples; the other contains cabbage, radishes and a chicken. The chicken's feet stick up out of the basket. The boy also carries a small bunch of flowers. Next to the boy is a poem: "Some...
    • Bright and happy Christmas.

    • Christmas trees; Christmas cards; Wreaths; Holly
    • Christmas tree decorated with lit candles and a holly wreath, with the poem: May happy memories of the past / with hopes of future bliss be blent / and round the present season cast / the halo of a heart's content. Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons,...
    • Christmas greetings.

    • Christmas cards; Fires; Poinsettias
    • Fireplace "dogs" with flaming logs, skirted by three poinsettia "blossoms." A short poem is printed beside the "fire": 'Tis Christmas morn, so I beg of you / That you'll accept this timely greeting. / May all your wishes come true / Ere...
    • Lillian Fletcher in tree.

    • Tableaux; Women; Trees; Daydreaming
    • Lillian Fletcher sits in a large tree gazing up with a somewhat wistful expression on her face. Lillian, a niece of photographer Kate Matthews, is wearing a long pink gown and appears to be representing a character in a novel, poem, or play....
    • Lillian Fletcher in tree.

    • Tableaux; Women; Trees; Daydreaming
    • Lillian Fletcher sits in a large tree gazing up with a somewhat wistful expression on her face. Lillian, a niece of photographer Kate Matthews, is wearing a long pink gown and appears to be representing a character in a novel, poem, or play. Signed...
    • I am on my vacation.

    • Greeting cards; Hats; Couples; Kissing; Landscapes (Representations)
    • Man and woman in an embrace. Their heads are blocked by the man's large hat; presumably they are kissing. Above them is a landscape with hills and trees. Beside the couple is a poem: "There's lots of things that charm me / In country life - that's...
    • Vacation wishes.

    • Greeting cards; Couples; Water lilies; Trees
    • Man and woman sit on grass near a group of trees. Below them is a poem: "Within some shady nook, / where none may look, / safe from investigation; / I'd love to hide me- /with you beside me- / Spending a life-long vacation!" Next to the poem is a...
    • Vacation sentiments.

    • Greeting cards; Couples; Trails & paths
    • Man and woman walk down a path toward hills and trees. The man has his arm around the woman's waist. Below this scene is a poem: "Were I to write the feelings / that I feel right now, for you, / Beneath the weight of love they'd speak - / My pen...
    • Elaine, lily maid of Astolat.

    • Tableaux; Boatmen; Women; Dead persons; Poetry
    • Mary Johnston as Elaine and a boatman in a reenactment of Tennyson's poem, "Lily Maid of Astolat." A handwritten inscription by someone other than the photographer says that the boatman is Kate Matthews, but an article in "The Louisville...
    • New Years greeting.

    • New Year cards; Churches
    • New Year's card with a wintry scene, including a stone structure, perhaps a church, and snowy trees. The structure, a red stone building, has a domed tower with a bell. A poem is printed on the front: "As sweet toned bells the New Year chime;...
    • Hafiz, 14th cent. Divan, fragment.

    • Persian poetry
    • Persian poetry, written in calligraphy on handmade paper. This original fourteenth century leaf is from a calligraphic manuscript of the Divan of Hafiz, the collected poems of the poet also known as Muhammed Shamsuddin Hafiz or Shamsoddin Mohammad...
    • Sheep and the bell poem.

    • Sheep; Barns; Farms
    • Sheep are gathered in a small pen outside a shed or barn. The picture is mounted on a card that has photographer Kate Matthews' signature just beneath the print. Handwritten below in Kate Matthews' hand is a poem by her sister, Jay Joy: "The Bell,...
    • Sheep and the bell poem.

    • Sheep; Barns; Farms
    • Sheep are gathered in a small pen outside a shed or barn. The picture is mounted on a card that has photographer Kate Matthews' signature just beneath the print. Handwritten below in Kate Matthews' hand is a poem by her sister, Jay Joy: "The Bell,...
    • Christmas wish.

    • Christmas cards; Stars
    • Star on a field of pine branches, surrounded by geometric shapes that resemble Christmas ornaments (balls, bells, etc.). The primary content of the card is a poem: If you are a-wishing me Christmas delights / Half as hard as I'm wishing for you, /...
    • Christmas wishes.

    • Santa Claus; Pines; Christmas cards; Christmas trees
    • Three Santa Clauses pulling a pine tree in a window with a rope. All three are portly, with white hair and fur-trimmed red coats and hats. A poem below the scene reads, "No tree could hold the loads of Christmas wishes that come from me; one Santa...

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