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HON. ELIHU ROOT

American
about 1905
Publisher The Rotograph Company, New York (1904 - 1911), Photographer Pach Brothers (New York, NY, founded in 1867)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.8781

Medium or Technique

Gelatin silver photograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: “ROTOGRAPH” SERIES No. A8
PHOTO PACH BROS., N.Y.
Back: undivided. Mint.
THE ROTOGRAPH CO., N.Y. CITY.

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