Bouquet of flowers, from the series Behind the Scenes

Hinter den Coulissen
Behind the Scenes

Austrian (Vienna)
Artist Raphael Kirchner (1876–1917), Publisher E. Arenz

Catalogue Raisonné

D.9 - Hinter den Coulissen (Behind the Scenes), a series of 10; card no. 4


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on card stock

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Series: Hinter den Coulissen (Behind the Scenes). Scenes of ballerinas getting ready to go on stage, or amusing themselves after the performance. Numbered.
Back: undivided. Mint.


Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2012, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2012)

Credit Line

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