Erte Art Postcard
The Surprises of the Sea
This postcard is a reproduction of a costume design by Russian-born French artist Erte (1892 - 1990) also known by his given name of Romain de Tirtoff. The design was titled The Surprises of the Sea. It depicts a beautiful long haired woman standing at the bow of a ship gazing out into the sea.
Erte was a diversely talented artist. He flourished in an array of fields including fashion, jewelry, graphic arts, costume and set design for film, theatre and opera as well as interior décor.
Postcard Condition: Excellent
Postcard Size: 3 7/8 by 5 5/8 inches (9.75 x 14 cm).