Edison Mazda calendar image, "Dream Light"

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1925

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 61-70

GUSN

GUSN-199028

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Description

Poster featuring a colored image advertising the Edison Mazda light bulb. The print shows "Dream Light" as a figure of a woman on a vine swing. This is a photomechanical reproduction of the original. It would have been part of a series of images done for an Edison Lamp Works of General Electric Co. calendar illustrating the development of light.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
advertisements
calendars
electric lighting
prints (visual works)
photomechanical prints

Additional Identification Number

Prints and Engravings Collection Number 63OVR

Physical Description

1 photomechanical reproduction

Collection Code

GC002

Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Reference Code

GC002.02.063

Image Dimensions

38.25 x 18.5 (HxW)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

Parrish, Maxfield, 1870-1966 (Artist)
Forbes Co. (Lithographer)

Material Type

prints (visual works)
photomechanical prints

Other Organizations

General Electric Company. Edison Lamp Works

Subjects

Light bulbs

Restrictions

Very good -- couple of tears in margin

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Vertical file 4: OVR 61-70