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Bildnis der Duchess of Devonshire. Gainsborough, London

THOMAS GAINSBOROUGH, geb. 1727 zu Sudbury, gest. 2. Aug. 1788 zu London. Schüler von Francis Hayman. Neben Reynolds der bedeutendste englische Porträtmaler des 18. Jahrh. Mit seinen Landschaften war er bahnbrechend für die engl. naturalistische Landschaf

after 1906


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph with gilded beveled edges on card stock.

Not On View



Back: divided. Mint.
Stengel & Co., G.m.b.H., Dresden 29216


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