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Picture IV. Samuel anointing Saul King. 1. Samuel X, 1.

The Holy Scripture Old Testament from original designs by Rob. Leinweber Series IV - XII designs.

about 1915
Manufacturer Hubert Köhler, Munich (German), Artist Robert Anton Leinweber (German, 1845–1921)


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


Prints and Drawings



Back: divided. Mint.
Art Publishers “Palette” G.m.b.H., Berlin SW, Copyright
Series IV - Picture IV.


R. Leinweber


Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder