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FROM HOME SWEET HOME BY JOHN HOWARD PAYNE

Home! Home! sweet sweet home! be it ever so humble there's no place like home. A charm from the skies seems to hallow us there Which seek through the world is ne'er met with elsewhere. Home, sweet sweet home be it ever so humble there's no place like hom

American
1908
Publisher M.T. Sheahan, Boston, MA (American, 1903–1910)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.9072

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on card stock with gilded, beveled edges.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Copyright 1908, by M. T. Sheahan. Boston
Back: divided. Mint.
Sheahan’s Good Mottos make the world brighter.
Copyright 1908 by M. T. Sheahan Boston

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