Requires Photography

BROOKLYN BRIDGE AND MANHATTAN SKYLINE, NEW YORK CITY

In this view the Empire State building is surrounded by the most famous skyscrapers of the world. This midtown skyline dominated by the Empire State Building is visible many miles from New York.

American
about 1945
Publisher Acacia Card Company


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.11974

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on linen textured card stock.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Front: 22
K 1219
Back: divided. Mint.

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