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ADMIRAL SIR JOHN JELLICOE, K.C.B., K.C.V.O. IN SUPREME COMMAND OF THE HOME FLEETS, 1914.
Admiral Sir John R. Jellicoe, K.C.B., K.C.V.O., In Supreme Command of the House Fleets, 1914. Was born 5th December, 1859. Entered navy, May, 1872. Served in Egyptian War 1882, China in 1898-1901. Commanded Naval Brigade and acted as Chief of Staff to Vi
Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Photogravure on card stock.
Not On View
Front: PHOTO BY J. RUSSELL & SONS.
Back: divided. Mint.
The European War, 1914 Notabilities.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ “Photogravure” Postcard No.4307. Series II.
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. Printed in England.
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)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder