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A HAPPY EASTER many colours of tulips in bronze pot ATUCKCARD
A HAPPY EASTER  many colours of tulips in bronze pot
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI perdiod, Easter, Floral: artist: ALIX JENNINGS
Set Comment

Tuck logo above FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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single fold, card stock forms frame around oblong insert, plate-marked style
inside right: GLADNESS FOR THE HEART, COMFORT FOR THE MIND .... EASTER-TIDE BE BRIGHT BOTH FOR THEE AND THINE -- A.G. FISHER
same image comes EVERY GOOD WISH (A TUCK CARD, Birthday, Oversize, Floral: frames around oblong insert)

Artist
ALIX JENNINGS
Author
A.G. FISHER
Size
11.5 x 13.8 cm.
A JOYOUS EASTER below green pot filled with yellow, white & purple croci ATUCKCARD
A JOYOUS EASTER  below green pot filled with yellow, white & purple croci
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI perdiod, Easter, Floral: artist: ALIX JENNINGS
Set Comment

Tuck logo above FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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single fold
inside right: EASTER GREETINGS -- SEE HOW THE SWEET SPRING FLOWERS ... AND IN OUR HEARTS ABIDE!

Artist
ALIX JENNINGS
Size
13.9 x 11.2 cm.
EASTER WISHES pink tulips, white hyacinths & sparse bluebells in cherry red vase ATUCKCARD
EASTER WISHES pink tulips, white hyacinths & sparse bluebells in cherry red vase
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI perdiod, Easter, Oversize: artist: ALIX JENNINGS
Set Comment

Tuck logo above FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK ; TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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single fold, silvered panel right
inside left: EASTER
inside right: MAY EASTER JOY AND HOPE AND PEACE MAKE GLAD YOUR DAY, AND LIFE'S TRUE SUNSHINE NEVER CEASE TO BRIGHTEN ALL YOUR WAY!

Artist
ALIX JENNINGS
Size
11.5 x 13.8 cm., oversize
ALL GOOD WISHES head & shoulders sketch of shepherd, yellow/grey background ATUCKCARD
ALL GOOD WISHES head & shoulders sketch of shepherd, yellow/grey background
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Birthday, Dogs, artist: NICOLSON
Set Comment

single fold, very lightly embossed borders, shades of grey/black on yellow/grey background
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside right: MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY

Artist
NICOLSON
Size
15.2 x12.7 cm., oversize
TO GREET YOU head & shoulders sketch of collie facing right, yellow/grey background ATUCKCARD
TO GREET YOU head & shoulders sketch of collie facing right, yellow/grey background
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Birthday, Dogs, artist: NICOLSON
Set Comment

single fold, very lightly embossed borders, shades of grey/black on yellow/grey background
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside right: WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY

Artist
NICOLSON
Size
15.2 x12.7 cm., oversize
A HAPPY EASTER rabbit pushes wheelbarrow with large red Easter egg, pussy willows left ATUCKCARD
A HAPPY EASTER rabbit pushes wheelbarrow with large red Easter egg, pussy willows left
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Easter, Animals: artist, GIS
Set Comment

single fold
Tuck logo above FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside right: WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR YOUR HAPPINESS AT EASTERTIDE

Artist
GIS
Size
9.5 x 12.2 cm.
EASTER GREETINGS duck wearing blue dress & bonnet holds mallet, duckling pops out of egg ATUCKCARD
EASTER GREETINGS  duck wearing blue dress & bonnet holds mallet, duckling pops out of egg
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Easter, Animals: artist, GIS
Set Comment

single fold
Tuck logo above FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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single fold, paper quality & colouration varies inside right: WISHING YOU ALL SORTS OF FUN THIS EASTER

Artist
possibly GIS
Size
9.5 x 12.2 cm.
COACH & FOUR yellow & black stagecoach with 4 horses faces right, children with dog & butler with serving tray look on ATUCKCARD KGV
COACH & FOUR yellow & black stagecoach with 4 horses faces right, children with dog & butler with serving tray look on
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGV period, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN -- COPYRIGHT
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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card title inside left
inside right: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- KEEP THE OLD TRADITIONS STILL IN THE SAME DELIGHTFUL WAY THERE IS MUCH TO BRING GOODWILL ON EACH CHRISTMAS DAY

Artist
GILBERT WRIGHT
Size
14.2 x 12 cm., oversize
no front title, three terriers sit in grassy field ATUCKCARD KGV
no front title, three terriers sit in grassy field
Set Title
Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGV period, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN -- COPYRIGHT
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside right: CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR GREETINGS
edit

Artist
PERSIS KIRMSE
Size
14.2 x 12.2 cm., oversize
PUDDING IT NICELY. ON THE BEAT FOR A GOOD TIME below Xmas pudding, policeman talks with housemaid through bars KED&QA Saxony
PUDDING IT NICELY. ON THE BEAT FOR A GOOD TIME below Xmas pudding, policeman talks with housemaid through bars
Set Title
Greeting, K.Ed & Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, people
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK --TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY,

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die-cut single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right :-WITH MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FROM from
image used on Postcards 624 & 1796'TWIXT LOVE & DUTY.' & 624 WILL YOU COME IN FOR A LITTLE PING-PONG

Artist
L.Thackeray (unsigned)
Size
12.8 x 8.7 cm.
MERRY GREETINGS two children on makeshift see-saw KED&PW Saxony
MERRY GREETINGS two children on makeshift see-saw
Set Title
Greeting, King Ed.VII period with PRINCE AND PRINCESS OF WALES, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND T.R.H. THE PRINCE AND PRINCESS OF WALES -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN; NEW YORK-- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY

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oblong cover, single folded, same image comes with different greetings
inside left top:- WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS WISHES
bottom:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU - MAY THE DAYS THAT FOLLOW SEEM, WITH THE WEALTH OF JOY THEY BRING YOU, LIKE A BRIGHT AND HAPPY DREAM

Artist
HJ (Helen Jackson)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12.1 x 8.2 cm
MERRY GREETINGS two children on makeshift see-saw KED&PW Saxony
MERRY GREETINGS two children on makeshift see-saw
Set Title
Greeting, King Ed.VII period with PRINCE AND PRINCESS OF WALES, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND T.R.H. THE PRINCE AND PRINCESS OF WALES -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; BERLIN; NEW YORK-- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY

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oblong cover, single folded, same image comes with different greetings
inside left top:- NEW YEAR GREETING WITH LOVE
bottom:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR, DEAR,- BRIMFUL OF EVERY BLISS, AND MANY A HAPPY YEAR, TO FOLLOW AFTER THIS

Artist
HJ (Helen Jackson)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12.1 x 8.2 cm
N ICY GREETINGS woman & boy sit on ice after skating collision KED&QA Bavaria
N ICY GREETINGS woman & boy sit on ice after skating collision
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward & Alexandra, Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, people
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK , with or w/o BERLIN, -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA

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oblong, single sheet, single fold, back damaged -- Royal attribution gleaned from matching bottom back of card & front border style
inside right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- HARK YE , FRIENDS ALL! .... TO SIGH WITH REGRET THAT THEY'RE SLIPPING AWAY
same image postcard 1812

Artist
J.P. (J. Pike)
Author
M.E.H.
Size
6.8 x 9.5 cm.
THOUGHTS OF YOU gilt bordered inset head & shoulders of art nouveau girl, marginal design KED&QA Saxony
THOUGHTS OF YOU gilt bordered inset head & shoulders of art nouveau girl, marginal design
Set Title
Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over TRADE MARK --TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY,

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside first right top:-"THIS GENTLE EMBASSY OF FRIENDSHIP COMES O WISH YOU HAPPINESS AND ALL GOOD GIFTS"
below:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM
second right:-CHRISTMAS CROWNS THE DYING YEAR WITH A RADIANCE SWEET AND TENDER, WITH A FLOOD OF GOLDEN SPLENDOUR - IN YOUR HEART MAY YOU RETAIN....NEW YEAR TELLS
image is part of larger Art Nouveau postcard, CONNOISSEUR SERIES, MODERN ART SERIES 2524 &175(French)

Artist
Eva Daniell (unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
11.5 x 12.8 cm., oversize
AUSTRALIANS ADVANCING FROM VILLERS-BRETTONNEUX, AUGUST 8TH 1918 KGV
AUSTRALIANS ADVANCING FROM VILLERS-BRETTONNEUX, AUGUST 8TH 1918
Set Title
Greeting, KING & QUEEN, (G.V. period), No place of Manufacture, Christmas & New Year, WWI, oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, cards span from 1914-1918

Item Comment

oblong single sheet once folded, 4 illustrations & text
FROM ORIGINAL SPECIALLY PAINTED FOR THE AUSTRALIAN COMFORTS FUND BY CAPTAIN WILL LONGSTAFFE, A.I.F. WAR ARTIST
Very full documentation & 4 illustrations-see scans
inside right:-CAPTURE OF HAMEL VILLAGE, JULY 4TH 1918 BY AUSTRALIANS ASSISTED BY A DETATCHMENT OF AMERICANS

Artist
WILL LONGSTAFFE & A.PEARSE
Size
16.3 x 12.2 cm., oversize
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM 56TH. LONDON DIVISION T.F. badge in centre placard, 1917 KGV
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM 56TH. LONDON DIVISION T.F. badge in centre placard, 1917
Set Title
Greeting, KING & QUEEN, (G.V. period), No place of Manufacture, Christmas & New Year, WWI, oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, cards span from 1914-1918

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oblong single sheet once folded
inside right:-GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM TO

Artist
A. WAKEFIELD, Q.W.R. 17 IR. D.H.Q.
Size
13.8 x 19 cm.
COASTAL COMMAND -- SHORT SUNDERLAND TO THE RESCUE, 2 shipwrecked mariners KGVI England
COASTAL COMMAND  -- SHORT SUNDERLAND TO THE RESCUE, 2 shipwrecked mariners
Set Title
Greeting, KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, WWII, Oversize
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 -- LONDON AND NORTHAMPTON ; NEW YORK ; TORONTO -- MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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single sheet single fold, wide white margins
inside right WITH BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS FROM

Artist
ROLAND DAVIES
Size
15.2 x 12 cm., oversize
FOR FREEDOM! pretty woman sitting sewing Union Jack KGVI England
FOR FREEDOM! pretty woman sitting sewing Union Jack
Set Title
Greeting, KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, WWII, Oversize
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 -- LONDON AND NORTHAMPTON ; NEW YORK ; TORONTO -- MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon single folds, cream margins & stock
inside right:-WITH BEST WISHES FROM HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN
loose smaller insert:-BUCKINGHAM PALACE in red above:-WITH THE COMPLIMENTS OF THE LADY-IN WAITING TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN
comes with or w/o REPRODUCED FROM THE CHRISTMAS CARD OF H.M. THE QUEEN BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION

Artist
W.E.WEBSTER
Size
16 x 21 cm., oversize
R.A.F. BOMBERS AND FIGHTERS SWEEP TOWARDS NORTHERN FRANCE KGVI England
R.A.F. BOMBERS AND FIGHTERS SWEEP TOWARDS NORTHERN FRANCE
Set Title
Greeting, KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, WWII, Oversize
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 -- LONDON AND NORTHAMPTON ; NEW YORK ; TORONTO -- MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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single sheet single fold, wide white margins
inside right BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS FROM

Artist
ROLAND DAVIES
Size
12.6 x 15.2 cm., oversize
no front title, inside RETURN OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN FROM HER COMMONWEALTH TOUR, 1954
no front title, inside RETURN OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN FROM HER COMMONWEALTH TOUR, 1954
Set Title
Greeting, Late KGVI & Late QM, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

back: no Tuck logo, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN FINE ART PUBLISHERS AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER, FINE ART PUBLISHERS, PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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oblong single sheet, single fold
inside left:- title as above, SHOWS H.M. YACHT "BRITANNIA" AT HER MOORINGS IN THE POOL OF LONDON IMMEDIATELY AFTER HER ARRIVAL WITH THE QUEEN AND THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH ON 15TH. MAY 1954
(THE PICTURE IS REPRODUCED BY KIND PERMISSION OF MESSRS. COURTAULDS LTD.
right top:-Admiralty crest in blue
below:-REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM
CHRISTMAS 1954

Artist
NORMAN WILKINSON C.B.E.
Size
19 x13.7 cm., oversize
ROYAL NAVAL REVIEW, 1953
ROYAL NAVAL REVIEW, 1953
Set Title
Greeting, Late KGVI & Late QM, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

back: no Tuck logo, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN FINE ART PUBLISHERS AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER, FINE ART PUBLISHERS, PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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oblong single sheet, single fold
inside left:-THE CORONATION NAVAL REVIEW, 1953
ROYAL REVIEWS OF THE FLEET HAVE BEEN HELD AT SPITHEAD SINCE KING GEORGE III STARTED THE TRADITION IN 1773 WHEN HE INSPECTED THE VETERANS OF THE SEVEN YEARS WAR half page of description-see scan
right top:-Admiralty crest in blue
below:-REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM
CHRISTMAS 1953

Artist
NORMAN WILKINSON, C.B.E., F.R.I.
Size
18.5 x13.7 cm., oversize
HER SACRED MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH IN THE SUPERB DRESS... LateKGVI&QM
HER SACRED MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH IN THE SUPERB DRESS...
Set Title
Greeting, LATE KGVI & QM period, Oversize, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

with or w/o Tuck logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. FINE ART PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THE LATE KING GEORGE VI H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER, AND H.M. QUEEN MARY MADE IN ENGLAND

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balance of front title:-IN WHICH SHE WENT TO ST. PAUL'S, TO RETURN THANKS FOR THE DEFEAT OF THE SPANISH ARMADA
oblong single sheet, single folded, grey & white margins
inside left:-QUEEN ELIZABETH I FROM AN ENGRAVING IN THE POSSESSION OF THE ADMIRALTY whole page of information about the portrait-see scan
right top:- Admirals crest in blue
below:-REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM CHRISTMAS 1952

Artist
ISAAC OLIVER
Size
12.2 x 18 cm., oversize
CHRISTMAS WITHOUT AND WITHIN inset peony with prominent stems on gilt background diamond1606
CHRISTMAS WITHOUT AND WITHIN inset peony with prominent stems on gilt background
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, Q.V. period, Diamond mark, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, COPYRIGHT, Diamond mark registration March 18th, 1882
single fold, thick card stock with die-cut edges, cards shaped as privacy screen that stand upright

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inner sheet left: RING OUT THE OLD in silver, autumn inset over winter scene
inner sheet right: RING IN THE NEW in silver, autumn inset over winter scene
back: inset pinkish white flower on gilt background

Artist
R.F. MC INTYRE (inner panels)
Size
9.4 x 16.1 cm.
A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU above & right of watery rural inset, leafy design lower left QV NRA
A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU above & right of watery rural inset, leafy design lower left
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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back panel:- MAY JOY ABIDE ALL CHRISTMASTIDE above left of watery rural inset, leaves lower right
inside over both panels:-[SWEET IN WINTER TO REMEMBER WHAT A SUMMER SMILE CAN BRING MAY IT BRIGHTEN MID DECEMBER EVERY FEELING, EVERYTHING, rural landscape
comes PRIZE EXHIBITION DESIGN

Artist
CN (C. Noakes)
Size
8.2 x 11.6 cm.
COUNTRY LIFE WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR robin perched, head & breast seen through large perforation QV NRA
COUNTRY LIFE  WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR robin perched, head & breast seen through large perforation
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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oblong, thicker stock, single fold
inside left:- "O BIRD", I SAID, "I'VE MISSED THE POST!" WILL YOU CONVEY A WORD TO GREET SOME FRIENDS I VALUE MOST? HE ANSWERED"LIKE A BIRD!" BUT IF THE WORDS SOUND POOR AND THIN, YOU NEED NOT FEEL A DOUBT, HE'S BEEN AND PUT HIS CLAWSES IN, AND LEFT MY CLAUSES OUT!
inside right:-robin stands holding placard EXTRA SPECIAL. LATEST EDITION. ARRIVAL OF THE NEW YEAR.....ETC. ETC.
used 1891

Artist
F.L. FULLER
Size
11.5 x 8 cm.
MY LOVE AND A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, boy sits on bank right, white blossom left, ribbons above & below QV NRA
MY LOVE AND A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, boy sits on bank right, white blossom left, ribbons above & below
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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oblong double fold to left centre & right flaps, many ribbons applique to front
inside:- both left & right flaps show stylised flowers & bluebirds of happiness
centre:-HERE'S TO DEAR OLD CHRISTMAS, WE WELCOME HIM AGAIN, WITH ALL THE FUN AND FROLIC THAT COMETH IN HIS TRAIN, AND WHEN HIS REIGN IS OVER, FOR YOU MAY THERE REMAIN A STORE OF JOY TO LAST YOU, TILL HE COMES AGAIN
back:- white daisies with yellow centres

Artist
ALICE PRICE
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.7 x 10.7 cm.
no front title, ivy , geiko leaves & white camellia, ivy also on back QV NRA
no front title, ivy , geiko leaves & white camellia, ivy also on back
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

Item Comment

on back of both side flaps: stylised birds flowers & butterflies
die-cut single sheet, single fold
inside centre top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-ALL THAT CHRISTMAS HAS OF PLEASURE, AND CONTENT, AND LOVE, AND SWEETNESS, AND OF EVERY DEAREST TREASURE - ALL I WISH YOU TO COMPLETENESS!

Artist
E. LEISTNER
Size
8.3 x 10 cm.
no front title, ivy & white daisy with yellow centre, ivy around swallows over water on back QV NRA
no front title, ivy & white daisy with yellow centre, ivy around swallows over water on back
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

Item Comment

die-cut single sheet, single fold
inside left:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR.
inside centre top:- GOOD WISHES
below:-BE YOURS THE PUREST HAPPINESS THE HUMAN HEART CAN KNOW - ALL THAT CAN GLADDEN YOU OR BLESS....O'ER YOUR HEAD
inside right flap:-FAIR BE THY HOPES AND PROSPEROUS THY LIFE

Artist
E. LEISTNER
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE & SHAKESPEARE
Size
11.3 x 9 cm.
no front title, snowdrops & fern on right front flap, more on back of card above Tuck info. QV NRA
no front title, snowdrops & fern on right front flap, more on back of card above Tuck info.
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

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die-cut single sheet, double fold
inside back of both flaps stylised flowers & flying bird
centre back top:- BLITHE BE YOUR CHRISTMASTIDE
below:-BLOW WINTRY WINDS ACROSS THE EARTH AND BEAR MY THOUGHTS WITH THEE TO EACH AND EVERY CHRISTMAS HEARTH WHERE ABSENT DEAR ONE'S BE - AND WHISPER WORDS OF HOPE AND CHEER FOR ME INTO EACH LOVED ONE'S EAR

Artist
BERTHA MAGUIRE
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
9 x 11.6 cm.
THE BRIGHTEST JOYS OF CHRISTMASTIDE BE YOUR OWN on cream plaque surrounded by brown & pale yellow design, 4 circular insets of flying birds QV NRA
THE BRIGHTEST  JOYS OF CHRISTMASTIDE BE YOUR OWN on cream plaque surrounded by brown & pale yellow design, 4 circular insets of flying birds
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

Item Comment

oblong card twice folded to give left & right back flaps
opens to show pink wild roses MAY YOUR HEART-BELLS CHIME AT CHRISTMAS TIME.
left flap:-"MY GOD I THANK THEE WHO HAST MADE,THE EARTH SO BRIGHT, SO FULL OF SPLENDOUR....RIGHT!
right flap:- I THANK THEE, LORD, THAT THOU HAST KEPT THE BEST IN STORE....KNOWN BEFORE

Artist
MB intertwined
Size
14 x 11 cm.
VERY HAPPY MAY IT BE CHRISTMAS TIME TO THINE AND THEE, white fuchsia cascading down QV NRA
VERY HAPPY MAY IT BE CHRISTMAS TIME TO THINE AND THEE, white fuchsia cascading down
Set Title
Greeting, No Royal attribution, (Q.V. period), LONDON PARIS NEW YORK without Limited, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RTS easel and palette ARTISTIC SERIES TRADEMARK logo -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, COPYRIGHT, with or without ARTISTIC SERIES
dating note: Raphael Tuck & Sons became Limited (LTD) in 1895

Item Comment

oblong card , single fold
opens to show "CHRIST IS BORN" between various grasses
back:-A JOYOUS CHRISTMAS AND A GLAD NEW YEAR pink fuchsia cascading down

Artist
MB intertwined
Size
7.5 x 14 cm.
no front title, water-skier has lost his ski's QEII Britain
no front title, water-skier has lost his ski's
Set Title
Greeting, QUEEN ELIZABETH II, QEII period, PRINTED IN GT BRITAIN, Birthday
Set Comment

coat of arms over BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH II, FINE ART PUBLISHERS, with RAPHAEL TUCK or STUDIO RAPHAEL TUCK at base of back, C PRINTED IN GT. BRITAIN, numbers at base of back

Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single fold
inside back:-HAPPY BIRTHDAY WISHES
numbers at base of back left 8342/T5/07 and right 27R 718 GEN

Artist
ARNOLD WILES
Size
19.2 x 11,5 cm., oversize
A GLAD NEW YEAR boy snowballs meat delivery, policeman observes QV Fringed
A GLAD NEW YEAR boy snowballs meat delivery, policeman observes
Set Title
GREETING Q.V. period, fringed, 2 panels glued back-to-back , Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON -- COPYRIGHT at base in small letters

Item Comment

back:-A NEW YEAR FULL OF FUN boy amused by fallen meat & duck delivery boy
scant white fringes

Artist
F.A.R.
Size
7 x 11 cm.(plus fringes)
6 YEARS OLD TO-DAY in gilt, above foal tempted by bunch of carrots 2753-QEII England
6 YEARS OLD TO-DAY in gilt, above foal tempted by bunch of carrots
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups: ANGLO ART SERIES, THE QUEEN, QEII period, Birthday
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN, FINE ART PUBLISHERS, COPYRIGHT PRINTED IN ENGLAND
sold in single glassine covers with sheet " THE WORDING INSIDE THIS CARD IS......:-" Bottom right number on inserted slip corresponds to bottom left number on cards. Prefix on slip notes corresponding greeting type, but is not present on cards

Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single folded
inside right:- YOU'RE GROWING UP SO QUICKLY JUST FANCY -- SIX TODAY, AND HERE COME LOTS OF WISHES FOR JOLLY GAMES TO PLAY!
number at base of back 2753T/6T233

Artist
M.GEAR
Size
10.8 x 15.8 cm.
HOPE LEAD YOU....peacock on wall above pink roses, evening scene KGV UK
HOPE LEAD YOU....peacock on wall above pink roses, evening scene
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, COLOR ETCHING, G.V. period, Birthday, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM COPYRIGHT LONDON.

Item Comment

verse from front:-HOPE LEAD YOU BY ALL PLEASANT WAYS TO THE FAIR LAND OF HAPPY DAYS
oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded
inside right top:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY AND MANY A HAPPY DAY TO FOLLOW
below:-I WISH THE BEST THAT THIS LIFE CAN GIVE WHER'ERE YOU REST OR ROAM --I WISH YOU A MERRY AND CHEERFUL HEART TO MAKE LIGHT OF CARE, SHOULD IT COME, EACH CHANCE AND CHANGE BY DAME FORTUNE SENT BE LIT BY THE SUNSHINE OF SWEET CONTENT.
used in 1921

Artist
M. MORRIS
Size
11.3 x 16.2 cm. oversize
THOUGHTS BRIGHT.....many-coloured flowers in front of lighted church, evening winter scene KGV UK
THOUGHTS BRIGHT.....many-coloured flowers in front of lighted church, evening winter scene
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, COLOR ETCHING, G.V. period, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM COPYRIGHT LONDON.

Item Comment

verse from front:-THOUGHTS BRIGHT AND HAPPY COME WITH CHRISTMASTIDE.
oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single fold, yellow & cream margins
inside right :-WITH THE SEASONS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Artist
M. MORRIS
Size
10.3 x 17.8 cm., oversize
BEST WISHES opt. in green, seven blue-tits on branch with pink flowers IMPRESSED KED&QA
BEST WISHES opt. in green, seven blue-tits on branch with pink flowers
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, scalloped edges, shades of grey/black
inner sheet left: A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM
inner sheet right: THOUGH ART PRECIOUS, THEREFORE FEAR NOT, PRECIOUS UNTO ME! I HAVE MADE THESE FOR MY GLORY, I HAVE LOVE'D THEE
same image comes as coloured Tuck postcard 7484 C

Artist
Jessie Hall (see postcard set 7484c)
Size
12.7 x 7 cm.
FAIR DAYS opt. in blue above cherry blossoms, shades of grey/black IMPRESSED KED&QA
FAIR DAYS opt. in blue above cherry blossoms, shades of grey/black
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, scalloped edges
inner sheet right: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse THE CHILDREN'S DAY AGAIN IS HERE, THE GLADDEST DAY OF ALL THE YEAR, OF OLD DELIGHTS AND PLEASURES NEW, MAY IT HOLD GOODLY STORE FOR YOU

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 7 cm.
GREETINGS opt. in red, four cats with sheet music, red border IMPRESSED KED&QA
GREETINGS opt. in red, four cats with sheet music, red border
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single folds, scalloped edges
inside right: A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse SING HEY - SING HEY, FOR CHRISTMAS DAY! .... MY LOVING WISHES WITH THIS
same image comes as coloured Tuck postcard 539 THE NOTE DULY REACHED

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10 x 7.8 cm.
HAPPY DAYS opt. in blue, boy & girl in fancy dress, girl holds fan IMPRESSED KED&QA
HAPPY DAYS opt. in blue, boy & girl in fancy dress, girl holds fan
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single fold, shades of grey/black
inside right LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS with verse HERE'S A BRIGHT AND HEARTY GREETING .... BRIGHT WITH SUNSHINE, LOVE AND LAUGHTER
same image comes as coloured Tuck postcard 6890

Artist
E.J. Andrews (unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.2 x 12.7 cm.
HAPPY DAYS opt. in green kingfisher on branch above 5 ducklings IMPRESSED KED&QA
HAPPY DAYS opt. in green kingfisher on branch above 5 ducklings
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single fold, serrated edges
inside right: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse TO-DAY THOUGH MANY A GREETING CARD ... THAN MINE THIS HAPPY CHRISTMAS-TIDE
same image comes signed as coloured Tuck postcard 9175 CHICKS AND DUCKLINGS -- YOU PIRATE

Artist
A. West (signed postcard)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
13 x 7.2 cm.
MAY I HAVE THE PLEASURE! two inset stick people, one sits with fan, LOVING WISHES opt. red top IMPRESSED KED&QA
MAY I HAVE THE PLEASURE!  two inset stick people, one sits with fan, LOVING WISHES opt. red top
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single fold, shades of grey/black
inside right: A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse: WHILE HEARTS ARE LIGHT, AND HOPES ARE BRIGHT .... THE FUN THE SEASON'S BRINGIN!

Artist
K.L. unsigned
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
OUR DANCE I BELIEVE! two inset standing stick people, one under mistletoe, WITH LOVE opt. red top IMPRESSED KED&QA
OUR DANCE I BELIEVE!  two inset standing stick people, one under mistletoe, WITH LOVE opt. red top
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

inside right: TO WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS with verse: MAY SMILING FACES RING AROUND YOUR GLOWING HEARTH THIS CHRISTMAS DAY .... GAY

Artist
K.L. unsigned
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
PRINCE OF PEACE opt. in gilt below Madonna & baby Jesus, shades of grey IMPRESSED KED&QA
PRINCE OF PEACE opt. in gilt below Madonna & baby Jesus, shades of grey
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, purple inscriptions
inner sheet front: TO WISH YOU ... A PEACEFUL ... HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inner sheet right: HARK! THE HERALD-ANGELS SING GLORY TO THE NEW-BORN KING, PEACE ON EARTH, AND MERCY MILD .... JOIN THE TRIUMPHANT OF THE SKIES
same image comes Tuck postcard C 1270 signed H.M.B.

Artist
H. BENNETT (postcard signed H.M.B.)
Size
7.9 x 14.1 cm.
REMEMBRANCE in light blue above inset of 8 birds on wintry branches IMPRESSED KED&QA
REMEMBRANCE in light blue above inset of 8 birds on wintry branches
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single sheet, single fold, partially serrated edges
inside right: SINCERE GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS with verse below THE TREES ARE BARE, THE SKIES ARE GREY, BUT 'NEATH THE SEASON'S SUNNY CHARM .... WISHES WARM
same image comes as Tuck postcard THE BIRDS GREAT NATURE'S HAPPY COMMONERS in set 9169 BIRDS AND BLOSSOMS

Artist
Jessie Hall (see postcard set 9169)
SOUHAITS SINCERES opt. in red, Santa with sac of toys faces right, people wave from stagecoach IMPRESSED KED&QA
SOUHAITS SINCERES opt. in red, Santa with sac of toys faces right, people wave from stagecoach
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, French inscription, scalloped edges, sepia
inner sheet right: UNE PENSEE, UN SOUVENIR, REVE D'UN COEUR .... LEI VENEZ VOUS REUNIR

Artist
J.P. (J. Pike)
Size
8 x 10.8 cm.
TO GREET YOU opt. in blue with clover, grey/black inset with 3 kittens & fish bowl IMPRESSED KED&QA
TO GREET YOU opt. in blue with clover, grey/black inset with 3 kittens & fish bowl
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, scalloped edges
inner sheet right: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse THE CHILDREN'S DAY AGAIN IS HERE, THE GLADDEST DAY OF ALL THE YEAR, OF OLD DELIGHTS AND PLEASURES NEW, MAY IT HOLD GOODLY STORE FOR YOU
same image comes as coloured Tuck postcard 9099

Artist
B. COBBE
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 7 cm.
WITH LOVE opt. in green, 2 birds on triangular front flap, cat exposed upper right, shades of grey IMPRESSED KED&QA
WITH LOVE opt. in green, 2 birds on triangular front flap, cat exposed upper right, shades of grey
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Item Comment

single fold, front flap folded diagonally, deckle edged
inside left: WITH MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
inside right: "GOOD MORROW," THIS HAS COME TO SAY, "A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS DAY."

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Size
7.8 x 10.1 cm.
THE KING'S MESSAGE opt. in red KGV England
THE KING'S MESSAGE opt. in red
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN (G.V. period) , General Greetings, Oversize
Set Comment

single fold, cover & single sheet secured by yarn
Tuck information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed, on back of card
logo above & below RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING & QUEEN -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT

Item Comment

inside: long message by King George V on recovery from his illness CRAIGWELL HOUSE. 22ND APRIL, 1929
IN LOOKING BACK ON MY LONG ILLNESS AND RECOVERY .... with illustrated borders
second inner sheet attached from Raphael Tuck & Sons with DESCRIPTION -- THE BEAUTIFUL BORDER DESIGN BY MR. BERNARD GRIBBLE SURROUNDING THE KING'S MESSAGE IS AN ALLEGORY, FULL OF POETIC THOUGHT AND MEANING ....

Artist
BERNARD GRIBBLE
Size
12.8 x 17.8 cm., oversize
BEST WISHES opt. in green below inset of children surrounding snowman IMPRESSED NRA
BEST WISHES opt. in green below inset of children surrounding snowman
Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, no Royal attribution, no place of manufacture, Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

Tuck logo, information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed, on back of cards
back: logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD

Item Comment

single fold
inside right: TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS with verse below: MAY TO-DAY BE SO SWEET .... IN THE HAPPY NEW YEAR THAT'S TO FOLLOW -- FROM
same image comes colour in Tuck postcard C 3692

Artist
H.R. (signed postcard)
Size
11.1 x 8.8 cm.