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Work is given to men not only because the world needs it, but beacuse the workman needs it. Work makes Men. GOETHE.
Publisher M.T. Sheahan, Boston, MA (American, 1903–1910)
Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on card stock with gilded, beveled edges.
Not On View
Front: COPYRIGHT 1908, BY M. T. SHEAHAN BOSTON
Back: divided. Mint.
SHEAHAN’S FAMOUS PEOPLE
Copyright 1908 by M. T. Sheahan Boston
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)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder