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.

MAXIMS OF GREAT MEN - We should all begin life with a determination to do well whatever we take in hand. The first step on the ladder that leads to success is the firm determination to succeed. Lord Wolseley

American
Publisher Valentine & Son, Ltd., Dundee and London (1851–1963)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.9074

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: undivided. Mint.
Valentine’s Series Printed in Great Britain

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