Thumbnail-size images of copyrighted artworks are displayed under fair use, in accordance with guidelines recommended by the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts, published by the College Art Association in February 2015.

Stamps of German South-West Africa. (Deutsch-Südwestafrika)

American
about 1903
Publisher Ottmar Zieher, Munich, Germany (1897 - 1908)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.10731

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Philatelle-Ansichtskarte. Gesetzl. geschützt. D.R.G.M. 222744.
No. 18.
Ottmar Zieher, München.
Back: divided. 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