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Pray thee, take pains to allay with some cold drops of modesty thy skipping spirit. M. of Venice, II.1

British
about 1903
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.14022

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph and metallic pigment printed on card stock with gilded edges.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Proof. Limited to 1000 copies
Back: divided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ “PHIL MAY” Series No.1295
Designed in England, printed in Bavaria.
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN

Signed

PHIL MAY

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