Items in Category Card Mechanical

DOLLY FROM CHINALAND
DOLLY FROM CHINALAND
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S MECHANICAL DOLLIES
Set Comment

boxed set of 10 GROUPS OF FAVOURITE DOLLS WITH MECHANICAL MOVEMENT. DESCRIPTIVE VERSES TO EACH BY CLIFTON BINGHAM. ENDLESS DELIGHT.
box is marked RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS. LTD., PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN. & HER MAJESTY QUEEN ALEXANDRA.
each has a verse and trademark publishing info but no numbers, see also the German versions of the marionette sets.

Item Comment

A HAPPY CHINEE. PLEASE, I HAVE COME FROM CHINALAND, WITH FLOWERS AND FAN IN EITHER HAND; I'M HAPPY NOW- IF YOU LIKE ME, THEM I SHALL DOUBLY HAPPY BE

Author
CLIFTON BINGHAM
Size
9 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.
HAPPY CHRISTMAS on gift tag in basket, child sleeps in bed while Santa delivers toys ATUCKCARD
HAPPY CHRISTMAS on gift tag in basket, child sleeps in bed while Santa delivers toys
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, Pop-up
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY
COPYRIGHT, LONDON -- MADE IN ENGLAND bottom centre
A TUCK CARD bottom right

Item Comment

various folds and die-cut edges create 3D mechanical pop-up effect
card front: PLEASE SANTA LEAVE A LOT OF TOYS AND A MERRY CHRISTMAS

Size
9 x 12.8 cm.
HERE'S A WISH HOT OFF THE PRESS Santa stands right of printing press ATUCKCARD
HERE'S A WISH HOT OFF THE PRESS Santa stands right of printing press
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, (Late KGVI & Late QM) Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. above FINE ART PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THE LATE KING GEORGE VI. THE LATE QUEEN MARY AND TO H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER
A TUCK CARD with MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT below

Item Comment

pop-up, mechanical, quarter fold
inside right: CARD NO. 738 -- GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM (personalized)
card with inscription rises from stack when card opened

Size
13.5 x 13.5 cm., oversize
VALENTINE GREETINGS NO LOVE 'N' KISSES, HEARTS OR LACE kissing couple & hearts crossed with X's, red background V100-HALLMARK
VALENTINE GREETINGS NO LOVE 'N' KISSES, HEARTS OR LACE kissing couple & hearts crossed with X's, red background
Set Title
Greeting, HALLMARK, (Late KGVI & Late QM), Prefix & Number, Valentine, Oversize
Set Comment

numbered with prefix V
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THE LATE KING GEORGE VI -- THE LATE QUEEN MARY AND TO H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER
HALLMARK in crown with MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT bottom right

Item Comment

quarter fold, die-cut head 'bobbles' on wire spring inside card
inside left: JUST "HOW YA DOIN'. FUNNY-FACE"
inside right: man's head bobbles

Size
12.4 x 14.8 cm., oversize
boy in a red shirt and hat with a golf bag
boy in a red shirt and hat with a golf bag
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

boy in a red shirt and hat with a golf bag, he has green shorts and socks, no Tuck title or markings

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.
boy on bicycle runs over a pig
boy on bicycle runs over a pig
Set Title
mechanical greeting card
Item Comment

Victorian Christmas card, slotted paper bars rotate to reveal different images,

Size
3 x 4 in.
A LION HUNT-INDIA 236
A LION HUNT-INDIA
Set Title
ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, hunting adventures around the world
Set Comment

images that fold to create a 3-D scene, six panels depicting various hunting adventures in different countries around the world, marked on the back ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BERLIN

Item Comment

men with rifles shoot at a lion

Size
8 x 4 in.
AN ATTACK BY WOLVES-RUSSIA 236
AN ATTACK BY WOLVES-RUSSIA
Set Title
ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, hunting adventures around the world
Set Comment

images that fold to create a 3-D scene, six panels depicting various hunting adventures in different countries around the world, marked on the back ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BERLIN

Item Comment

men dressed in winter clothes and riding in a sleigh being pulled by a black horse, shoot at wolves attacking from behind

Size
8 x 4 in.
HUNTING THE BEAR-RUSSIA 236
HUNTING THE BEAR-RUSSIA
Set Title
ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, hunting adventures around the world
Set Comment

images that fold to create a 3-D scene, six panels depicting various hunting adventures in different countries around the world, marked on the back ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BERLIN

Item Comment

men dressed in winter clothes hold rifles ready to shoot at two bears, the pieces in this copy are misaligned but stuck together

Size
8 x 4 in.
HUNTING THE POLAR BEAR 236
HUNTING THE POLAR BEAR
Set Title
ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, hunting adventures around the world
Set Comment

images that fold to create a 3-D scene, six panels depicting various hunting adventures in different countries around the world, marked on the back ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BERLIN

Item Comment

men dressed in winter clothes hold rifles ready to shoot at two polar bears, the pieces in this copy are misaligned but stuck together, part of this image also comes as a 3-D stand up card with a Christmas greeting on the back and no number, TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Size
8 x 4 in.
SPORTING ESKIMOS 236
SPORTING ESKIMOS
Set Title
ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, hunting adventures around the world
Set Comment

images that fold to create a 3-D scene, six panels depicting various hunting adventures in different countries around the world, marked on the back ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 236, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, MONTREAL. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BERLIN

Item Comment

Eskimos attempt to catch running deer with ropes

Size
8 x 4 in.
PLAYTIME
PLAYTIME
Set Title
THE FLYING WONDER
Set Comment

THE FLYING WONDER, A NOVEL REALISTIC SERIES OF SIX MOVING DESIGNS. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS. LONDON. PARIS & NEW YORK

Item Comment

young girl in a white dress with a large blue ribbon sash at her waist, holds the string of a balloon while cats play on the ground at her feet, also comes with a greeting A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU

Size
4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
THE LITTLE FISHERMAN
THE LITTLE FISHERMAN
Set Title
THE FLYING WONDER
Set Comment

THE FLYING WONDER, A NOVEL REALISTIC SERIES OF SIX MOVING DESIGNS. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS. LONDON. PARIS & NEW YORK

Item Comment

young boy in a blue and white sailor suit catches a fish while a small dog watches

Size
4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.