Woman pinning a flower, from the series Maid of Athens

Dear Madam: I take pleasure in informing you that I shall return the seventh of September, well equipped to meet all demands of the Latest Paris Creations in Corsets and Lingerie. Yours truly, MLLE. CLAFF.

Austrian (Vienna)
1900
Artist Raphael Kirchner (1876–1917)


Catalogue Raisonné

G.2 - Maid of Athens

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2012.6300

Medium or Technique

Lithograph with metallic pigment on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Series: Maid of Athens. Women in draped white dresses holding objects or instruments.
Back: divided. Used.

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent to Rhode Island, USA.

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