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A HALLOWE'EN MORNING

WHEN THE OWLS BEGIN TO HOOT! QUICKLY DON YOUR MUMMER'S SUIT, STEAL SOFTLY OUT, AND DON'T BE LATE, FOR HALLOWE'EN DECIDES YOUR FATE.

1912


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.8412

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: DESIGN COPYRIGHTED, JOHN WINSCH.1912.
Back: divided. Used.
PRINTED IN GERMANY.

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 10-30-1912 from Wilmington, DE 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