These holiday cards reproduce Christmas Gifts, a photograph by Paul Outerbridge, Jr. The photographer is known for his early work in color, using the difficult but sublime carbro-color process. He taught and worked as a commercial photographer for many magazines and stores including Vogue, French Vogue, and Vanity Fair.
The original photograph, Christmas Gifts, 1936, may have been taken for House Beautiful's December 1936 holiday guide. LACMA's collections include 16 photographs by Paul Outerbridge, Jr. (United States, 1896–1958) including this one.
- 10 greeted cards with envelopes per box
- Each card is 6.86 x 5 inches
- Greeting in gold: Merry Christmas
- Printed in the United States for LACMA