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FIELD MARSHAL THE RT. HON. EARL KITCHENER, P.C., K.P. SECRETARY OF STATE FOR WAR, 1914.

Field Marshal the Rt. Hon. Earl Kitchener, P.C., K.P., Secretary of State for War 1914. Was born in Co. Kerry 24th June, 1850. Entered Army 1871. Major General 1896. Commanded Khartoum Expedition 1898 (received thanks fo Parliament and £30,000, and raise

British
1914
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960), Photographer J. Russell & Sons, London


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.8039

Medium or Technique

Photogravure on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Photo. J. Russell & Sons.
Back: divided. Mint.
The European War, 1914 Notabilities.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ “Photogravure” Postcard No.4306. Series I.
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. Printed in England.

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