Fröhliche Ostern

Repairing car at night, from the series Easter Motorcars
Osterautomobil

German
1904
Artist Raphael Kirchner (1876–1917), Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Catalogue Raisonné

E.8 - Osterautomobil (Easter Motorcars)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2012.6233

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Series: Osterautomobil (Easter Motorcars). Women in egg-shaped cars.
Back: divided. Used.
Published in England.
Raphael Tuck & Sons, Berlin “OILETTE” Serie „Osterautomobil“ No. 359B

Inscription

Yes

Signed

Raphael Kirchner, Paris

Markings

Canceled. Sent from Dresden, Germany.

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