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A Merry Christmas

English
1910
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2014.8809

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: DESIGN COPYRIGHTED BY RAPHAEL TUCK AND SONS CO, LTD.
Back: divided. Used.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ The “Santa Claus” Series of Christmas Post Cards No.512.
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN.
PRINTED IN SAXONY.

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 12-22-1910 from New York, NY to Passaic, NJ

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder