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Vice-Admiral SIR REGINALD H.S. BACON, K.C.B., K.C.V.O., D.S.O., who, after a distinguished career in various branches of the Royal Navy, served with the British Expeditionary Force in France. He commanded the Dover Patrol from 1915 to 1918, when he became

British
about 1917
Artist Francis Dodd (English, 1874–1949)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.8113

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: ADMIRALS OF THE BRITISH NAVY. Portraits by Francis Dodd.
Back: divided. Mint.

Signed

Dodd

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