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GRAND CANYON

The result of thousands of years of erosion by the Colorado River, Grand Canyon is an awe inspiring sight. The canyon is over a mile deep, from eight to ten miles wide, and 200 miles long.

American
1940's
Publisher Natural Color by Mike Roberts


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.11779

Medium or Technique

Photochrome on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint. C-31 WESCO COLOR CARD
KODACHROME REPRODUCTION BY MIKE ROBERTS STUDIOS - BERKELEY 2, CALIFORNIA

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