Woman receiving a letter, from the series Viennese Types

Gruss aus Wien
Viennese Types

Austrian (Vienna)
1897–99
Artist Raphael Kirchner (1876–1917)


Catalogue Raisonné

A.1 - Wiener Typen (Viennese types), a series of 12 with an illustrated set envelope

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2012.6101

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Series: Wiener Typen (Viennese types). Viennese street scenes.
Back: undivided. Used.

Signed

·R·
All cards in series are signed with an "R" between two dots, and enclosed in a frame.

Markings

Postage stamp, and two post marks. Inscribed with black ink on verso

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