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Woman receiving a letter, from the series Viennese Types

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·R· All cards in series are signed with an "R" between two dots, and enclosed in a frame.


Postage stamp, and two post marks. Inscribed with black ink on verso


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

Gift of Leonard A. Lauder

Gruss aus Wien

Viennese Types

Austrian (Vienna), 1897–99

Catalogue Raisonné

A.1 - Wiener Typen (Viennese types), a series of 12 with an illustrated set envelope


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

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Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on card stock