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GAUTAG ESSEN 1938

German
1938


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.13737

Medium or Technique

Woven silk framed and mounted with printed card stock.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Front: R. TOCILA.
Back: divided. Used.
Dr. R. Morisse & Co., Wuppertal - E.
GAUTAG 1938 der NSDAP GAU ESSEN

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled, possibly with souvenir stamps? No address.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)

Credit Line

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