23. GREGORY XV - Alex Ludovisi - born in Bologna - elected 1621 - died 1623. Founded the College of the Propaganda.
Publisher L. Ferloni (Rome, Italy)
Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on card stock.
Not On View
Front: LIT. ARMANINO - GENOVA
L. FERLONI - ROMA
Back: undivided. Mint.
Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder