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SCROOGE (A Christmas Carol).

"Oh! but he was a tight-fisted hand at the grindstone, Scrooge! a squeezing, wrenching, grasping, scraping, clutching, covetous, old sinner!"

about 1904
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.9514

Medium or Technique

Photo lithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Back: undivided. Mint.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ “Dickens” Post Card Series 277.
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN.
Phototyped in Saxony

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