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STATUE OF LIBERTY, NEW YORK CITY

STATUE OF LIBERTY Located on Bedloe's Island 1 3/4 miles south west from the Battery, this world famous symbol of liberty was presented to the United States by the people of France in 1884. It was designed by August Bartholdi.

American
about 1945
Publisher Acacia Card Company


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.11973

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on linen textured card stock.

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Postcards

Front: 10
K 1219
Back: divided. Mint.

Provenance

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