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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2004.132.17
People
Emil Nolde, German (Nolde, Germany 1867 - 1956 Seebüll, Germany)
Title
The Black Madatsch and the Little Rhinoceros
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Mountain Postcards
Original Language Title: Die schwarze Madatsch und das Nashörnli
Classification
Prints
Work Type
postcard, print
Date
c. 1897
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/52864
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Photomechanical print on white wove paper
Technique
Photomechanical print
Dimensions
sheet: 9 x 14 cm (3 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: l.c., black ink, handwritten, German: 5./9 1898 Liebes Fräulein! Seien Sie nicht böse dass ich Ihnen nicht solange geschrieben habe, aber jetzt werde ich schon mit meinen Schreiben beiilen. Einen Grusz an die Eltern und ein Grusz an die Frl. S[...]
  • inscription: verso, c.c., black ink, handwritten, German: Wohlgeborenen Fräulein / Marie Bily / in Orlau / K. K. Schlesien
  • stamp: verso, l.l., black ink, postmark: 6/ 6/ 9 / Orlau
  • stamp: verso, u.r., black ink, postmark: 9 98/ 10 11 N
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Reuther 23
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Barbara Butts and Michael Parke-Taylor in honor of Peter Nisbet
Copyright
© Nolde Stiftung Seebüll, Germany
Accession Year
2004
Object Number
2004.132.17
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
The postcard bears the printed signature "E. Hansen."
Printed at l.l.: Stern u. Albrecht, München. Nr. 23.
Printed at l.r.: DRUCK V. PHILIPP & KRAMER, WIEN VI.

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