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Hallowe'en

CHARMS of the WITCHING HOUR Meet an Owl on Hallowe'en Just before the moon doth rise Pluck a feather and eat it For the charm is a prize And a proposal you'll have Before next sunrise

Copyrighted by M. L. Jackson


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.8460

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Used.
COPYRIGHT BY M.L.JACKSON
(lion’s head logo, possibly printed by Remy Industries, Belgium)

Inscription

Yes

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