Requires Photography

Silen.

German
about 1900
Publisher Kunstanstalt Kosmos


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.12557

Medium or Technique

Hold-to-light chromolithograph with color transparency on laminated card stock.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Nahe vor ein Licht halten.
189
KUNSTANSTALT KOSMOS - MÜNCHEN, BUDAPEST, GRAZ. 302.
PATENT IN ALLEN STAATEN ANGEMELDET.
Back: undivided. Mint.

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