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The spirit of BRITAIN

WE SHALL GO ON TO THE END... WE SHALL FIGHT IN FRANCE, WE SHALL FIGHT ON THE SEAS AND IN THE OCEANS, SHALL FIGHT WITH GROWING CONFIDENCE AND GROWING STRNGTH IN THE AIR... WE SHALL DEFEND OUR ISLAND, WHATEVER THE COST MAY BE. WE SHALL FIGHT ON THE BEACHES

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


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.8091

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint. VALENTINE’S POST CARD
VALENTINE’S “HELPFUL THOUGHTS” POSTCARDS COPYRIGHT
VALENTINE & SONS, LTD., DUNDEE & LONDON. 583

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