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Sonja Henie Reception Toast Menu


Front cover and menu page of a reception at Perino's restaurant in honor of champion figure skater and screen star Sonja Henie, given by her widower, Niels Ornstad. On the cover is a waist-up black and white portrait of Henie wearing an evening gown, fur stole, and jewels, with her left hand on her waist. The portrait is framed with printed golden scrollwork.


Image ID: 102797

Creation Date: 1971-03-31 before

Creator Name: Unknown

City: Los Angeles


State: California

Collection Name: Menu Collection, 1846-2017

Genre: Print

Original Format Type: manuscript

Original Format Number: PH 3481.1

Original Dimensions: 7.125 x 9.25 inches


The inside front cover reads, "Please join me in a toast to my unforgettable Sonja, Your host Niels Ornstad." [signed] Henie died in 1969.





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