Swimming with swan, from the series Leda and the swan

Austrian (Vienna)
Artist Raphael Kirchner (1876–1917), Publisher E. Arenz, Publisher Pascalis, Moss & Co.

Catalogue Raisonné

K.8 - Leda and the swan, a series of 10; card no. 10


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Color lithograph with metallic pigment on card stock

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Series: Leda and the swan. Women with swans on different shaped panels with metallic gold decorations.
Front: Printed in Vienna.
Back: undivided. Mint.
P.M. & Co.


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