Field of flowers, from the series Sirens

Sirenen

Austrian (Vienna)
about 1900
Artist Carl Józsa (Hungarian, 1872 - 1929), Publisher E. S. D. B.


Catalogue Raisonné

ESDB 7059, a series of 6

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2012.6767.4

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph with metallic pigment on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Series: Sirenen (Sirens). Portraits of woman as Sirens surrounded by mythical symbols.
Front: Publisher logo “E.S.D.B.” enclosed in a scroll; Serie 7059
Back: undivided. Mint.

Signed

Carl Józsa

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2012, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2012)

Credit Line

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