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GENERAL SIR DOUGLAS HAIG, K.C.B., K.C.I.E. In Command of the British Army in France and Flanders.

Lieut.-General Sir Douglas Haig, K.C.B., K.C.I.E., K.C.V.O., C.V.O., C.B., was born 19th June, 1861. Joined 7th Hussars 1885; served in Soudan 1898, South Africa 1899, with great distinction. Lieut-Colonel 17th Lancers 1901-1903, Inspector-General Cavalr

British
1915
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960), Photographer Elliott & Fry Photography


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.8047

Medium or Technique

Photogravure on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Photo. Elliott & Fry.
Back: divided. Mint.
The European War, Notabilities.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ “Photogravure” Postcard No.4317. Series V.
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & 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