Gluttony, from the series The Deadly Sins

Austrian
about 1920
Artist Raphael Kirchner (1876–1917), Publisher Reinthal & Newman Publishers, New York


Catalogue Raisonné

R.1 - Les Amours de Pierrot (The Deadly Sins), a series of 10 with an illustrated set envelope

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2012.6488.9

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Series: Les Amours de Pierrot (The Deadly Sins). Women portraying the deadly sins.
Front: REINTHAL & NEWMAN PUBS. N.Y.
Back: divided. Used.
UNIVERSAL COPYRIGHT
Publisher logo: “RN” enclosed in a circle
Printed in America

Inscription

Yes

Signed

Raphael Kirchner

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