The Loves of Pierrot

Les Amours de Pierrot

Austrian
about 1920
Artist Raphael Kirchner (1876–1917), Publisher Reinthal & Newman Publishers, New York


Catalogue Raisonné

R.1 - Les Amours de Pierrot (The Deadly Sins), a series of 10 with an illustrated set envelope

Dimensions

Vertical: Overall: 15.5 x 10 cm (6 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.6488.11

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on paper envelope

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Envelopes

Series: Les Amours de Pierrot (The Deadly Sins). Women portraying the deadly sins.
Back: “Les Amours de Pierrot” printed poem in English.

Signed

Raphael Kirchner

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