Thumbnail-size images of copyrighted artworks are displayed under fair use, in accordance with guidelines recommended by the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts, published by the College Art Association in February 2015.

Admiral LORD JELLICOE, G.C.B., O.M., G.C.V.O., who was given Chief Command of the Grand Fleet on the outbreak of war, August, 1914, and was in supreme Command at the Battle of Jutland. He became First Sea Lord of the Admiralty in December, 1916, and retir

about 1917
Artist Francis Dodd (English, 1874–1949)


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View



Front: ADMIRALS OF THE BRITISH NAVY. Portraits by Francis Dodd.
Back: divided. Mint.


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