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My Wish

Be this Christmas fair and bright With all that makes a young heart light.

English
1912
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.8745

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Used.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ “SANTA CLAUS SCROLLS” Series of Christmas Post Cards No. 525.
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN.
PRINTED IN SAXONY

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent to Belmont, NY.

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