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His tail it lashed the briny sea, I dropped my line to run, And then he got away from me, And thus my story's done.

American
1906
Publisher Wildwood Post Card Co. (Wildwood, NJ)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.13319

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Back: undivided. Used.

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 6-20-1906 from Orange, NJ to Georgetown, KY.

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