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Two polar bears meet near the North Pole: despite the cold, the female bear is wearing an off-the-shoulder dress, which the male bear attributes to high tolerance of cold among northern females. Lithograph by KMK (?).

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Credit: Two polar bears meet near the North Pole: despite the cold, the female bear is wearing an off-the-shoulder dress, which the male bear attributes to high tolerance of cold among northern females. Lithograph by KMK (?). Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

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1 print : lithograph

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How do you do this morning Mrs. Bare? Never you mind Mr. Bear. The northern ladies are so bold. They never mind excessive cold. But always bare the beauteous shoulder Altho' the weather can't be colder. And go about without much gear-o. When ther-mo-meeter's bee-low ze-ro. KMK [?]

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Bears indistinct monogram of artist, possibly KMK or CMK

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Wellcome Library no. 32940i

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