SAMUEL PEPYS portrait, facing right & looking forward, sitting at desk with hand on table

SAMUEL PEPYS portrait, facing right & looking forward, sitting at desk with hand on table

Set Information

Set Title
Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, THE KING AND QUEEN, PRINCE OF WALES, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo, information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed, on back of cards
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN AND H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND

Item Information

Item Title
SAMUEL PEPYS portrait, facing right & looking forward, sitting at desk with hand on table
Item Comment

oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside left: TERCENTENARY OF SAMUEL PEPUS, 1633-1933
BORN 23 FEBRUARY 1633; CLERK OF THE ACTS AT THE NAVY OFFICE 1660-73 .... PRESIDENT OF THE ROYALSOCIETY 1684-6. DIED 26 MAY 1703
REPRODUCED BY PERMISSION OF MRS. HENRY NOEL .... FROM THE ORIGINAL PORTRAIT IN HER POSSESSION. POSSIBLY "THE PICTURE IN LITTLE" PANTED BY SAVILL. .... -see scan for more
right top: ADMIRALTY WHITEHALL crest
below: REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM
date: CHRISTMAS 1933

In Set:IMPRESSED KGV&PW
Artist:possibly SAVILL
Size:13.4 x 17.2 cm., oversize
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