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Postcards depicting The Little Humpbacked Horse (Konyok-Gorbunok) by Pyotr Pavlovich Yershov, early 1900s

 Series — Box: 1 [31151030133338], Folder: 9, item: 2
This series of cards in this collection was inspired by the 1834 fairy tale poem, The Little Humpbacked Horse ('Konyok-Gorbunok' in Russian), written by Pyotr Pavlovich Yershov, which in turn was inspired by the Russian fairy tale, Tsarevitch Ivan, the Fire Bird and the Gray Wolf. These cards were published sometime in the early 1900s.


  • early 1900s

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Collection is open for use.


From the Collection: 0.167 Cubic Feet (1 legal-sized folder)

Biographical / Historical

There is currently no information on the publisher or creator of these postcards.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Andrew (Ladka) Yatsenko in December 2016.


Accession 2016-17.MS.034

Processing Information

Reprocessed by Annie Tang in March 2018.


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA