Children Dancing with Bears and a Fairy - Birthday Greeting Card
INSIDE GREETING: and Many Happy Returns of the Day!
Celebrate in the company of jubilant bears, children, and their fairy friend with this delightful illustration by Fanny Y. Cory! The magic of this scene encapsulates the essence of joy and camaraderie, inviting you to partake in the revelry and share the merriment with your loved ones. See our entire Birthday Card Collection!
Fanny Y. Cory (1877-1972) was a pioneering American illustrator and caricaturist who made an enduring impact on the world of visual arts. Born in Waukegan, Illinois, she exhibited an early talent for drawing and pursued her artistic passions with determination. Cory's career soared as she became one of the first female cartoonists in the United States, working for renowned publications like the New York World and Judge magazine. Her witty and insightful cartoons, including Sonnysayings (c. 1920–1956) and Little Miss Muffet (1935–1956), often tackled social issues of her time, showcasing a keen understanding of human nature. Cory's distinct style, characterized by expressive characters and sharp humor, made her a trailblazer in the field of illustration and earned her a dedicated following. Her work continues to be celebrated for its wit, charm, and insightful commentary on the society of her era.
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Fanny Y. Cory
A6 (4.5" X 6.25") with Envelope