Swan wings, from the series Leda and the swan

Austrian (Vienna)
1901
Artist Raphael Kirchner (1876–1917), Publisher E. Arenz (Austrian (Vienna))


Catalogue Raisonné

K.8 - Leda and the swan, a series of 10; card no. 1

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2012.6395.1

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph with metallic pigment on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Series: Leda and the swan. Women with swans on different shaped panels with metallic gold decorations.
Back: undivided. Used.
 E.A.W.

Inscription

Yes

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2012, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder