The Graceful Envelope: 1999

May 1, 1999 – October 31, 1999

National Postal Museum
2 Massachusetts Avenue, NE
Washington, DC

Art of Card and Letters Gallery, Lower Level, Northwest Floor Plan

On view are 75 hand-crafted envelopes submitted by professional calligraphers from around the world for the museum's 5th annual Graceful Envelope contest. Participants used a range of calligraphic methods and styles to decorate their envelopes with this year's theme, "celebrate the beauty of nature."