Requires Photography

"The clustered stars and the steadfast bars, The red, the white, and the blue!"

British
1908
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.9113

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Used.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ “Decoration Day Post Cards”
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN
Printed in Germany

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 07-02-1907 from Brooklyn, NY to New York City.

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