Clutch! Kittens Beware of this Woman (c.1908)

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    Vintage real photo postcard, c.1908, written but uncirculated, divided back, photographer unknown, France.

    © Casas-Rodríguez Collection, 2008. Some rights reserved.

    ride free, JocelynAllen, and 4 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. lauralemur (life is upsidedown right now) 106 months ago | reply

      LOL - love your title! Interesting portrait and character study.

    2. postaletrice 106 months ago | reply

      Thanks lauralemur! This postcard always makes us smile. We have taken to think that she was maybe a kind of person which would never express her love by cradling a kitten in her arms but instead would show her feelings with some sort of rude tenderness. ;-)

    3. locamotion 103 months ago | reply

      Early cat training...don't fall off the table!

    4. uəɥdəʇs 74 months ago | reply

      As someone who's kept kittens, I can analyse this pose:
      1. Woman wants to be photographed with kitten. Puts kitten on table.
      2. Kitten gets bored waiting for photograph and starts to wander off.
      3. Woman has to hold onto kitten to stop it leaving the picture.

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