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A Musketeer. Meissonier, London

J.L. ERNEST MEISSONIER, born 21st Febr. 1815 at Lyon, died 31st Jan. 1891 at Paris. Studied at the Atelier of Coignet & after the Netherlanders at the Louvre. Remarkable Genre Painter who unites in his paintings vigour of characteristic and colour and co

German
after 1906


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.3841

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph edges on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint.
Stengel & Co., G.m.b.H., Dresden 29263
Made in Germany.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder