Thumbnail-size images of copyrighted artworks are displayed under fair use, in accordance with guidelines recommended by the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts, published by the College Art Association in February 2015.

Grave of John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, overlooking the Nations Capital from Arlington Cemetery. The eternal flame, lighted during the burial service is located in front of the Presidential Seal.

Publisher Prince Lithograph Co., Inc. (Fairfax, Virginia)


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View



Back: divided. Mint.
Photo by Col. M.W. Arps
Prince Lithograph Co., Inc., Fairfax, Virginia
Distributed by L.B. Prince Co., Fairfax, Va. PE-294 A


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