December 06, 2018 09:00 AM EST Asheville, North Carolina


"Lorelei on Rhein" Souvenir and Five Postcards

20th century, rock fragment in shape of slate cliff on the bank of the Rhine River in Germany, painted inscription, "LORELEI ON RHEIN/ May 1945-/ DON'T FRATERNIZE", 8-1/4 X 6 in., grime; with three postcards depicting a young woman wear a gown with flowing hair seated on a cliff above the water, all three inscribed in ink, "Don't Fraternize/ May 1945" 3-1/2 x 5-1/2 in., foxing, wear, one corner off; one photograph postcard of the "Loreley" inscribed "May 1945", 3-3/4 x 5-3/4 in., wear; one small photograph of figures by the cliff, inscribed "Lorelei/May 1945/ just across the Rhein from Fraternization", 4 x 2-1/2 in., fading, creases

Provenance:Estate of Hugh McLean III, Upstate New York

Estimate: $100 - $200
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