Souvenir of the great Italian department store E. & A. Mele & Co. Naples

Ricordo dei grandi magazzini italiani E. & A. Mele & Co.

Italian
about 1900
Artist Aleardo Villa (Italian, 1865–1906), Publisher G. Ricordi & Co., Milan


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2012.8568

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on card stock

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Series: Advertising for Mele department store
Front: Officine G. Ricordi & C. - Milano
Back: undivided. Mint.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2012, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2012)

Credit Line

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