SET: Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, THE KING & QUEEN (G.V. period), Christmas & New Year, Oversize: artist HOWARD DAVIE

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Set Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured with cord or ribbon
Tuck information & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD , PUBLISHERS TO THE KING & QUEEN or PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND

Items in Set

GOD REST YE MERRY GENTLEMEN opt. in gilt below inset of musicians playing in large foyer
IMPRESSED KGV
GOD REST YE MERRY GENTLEMEN opt. in gilt below inset of musicians playing in large foyer
Item Comment

plate-marked style, blue card stock
inner sheet left, top: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION OF H.R. PRINCESS MARY ...
below: SING, YE MERRY MEN, WITH GLADNESS ...
inner sheet right: WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A GLAD NEW YEAR

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KING HENRY VII PRESENTING LADY CATHERINE GORDON TO HIS QUEEN -- THE QUEEN'S CARD
IMPRESSED KGV
KING HENRY VII PRESENTING LADY CATHERINE GORDON TO HIS QUEEN -- THE QUEEN'S CARD
Item Comment

plate-marked style, deckle edged
inner sheet left, top: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN
below: KING HENRY VII SENT FOR THE LADY CATHERINE GORDON, WIFE OF PERKIN WARBECK ...
inner sheet right, top: FAIR THOUGHTS AND HAPPY HOURS ATTEND ON YOU -- SHAKESPEARE
below: WITH BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR

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Prince Edward, 1270 inset below Shakespeare quotation
IMPRESSED KGV
Prince Edward, 1270 inset below Shakespeare quotation
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quotation front: HISTORY SHALL, WITH FULL MOUTH SPEAK FREELY OF OUR ACTS
inner sheet left, top: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION OF H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES -- PAINTED BY HOWARD DAVIE
below: PRINCE EDWARD, SON OF KING HENRY III, IN PALESTINE. -- IN THE YEAR 1270 ...
inner sheet right, top: NO DAY WITHOUT A DEED TO CROWN IT
below: THE SEASON'S GREETINGS WITH THE WISH THAT YOU MAY ENJOY HEALTH, HAPPINESS AND PROSPERITY IN THE COMING YEAR

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QUEEN MATILDA EMBROIDERING THE BAYEUX TAPESTRY
IMPRESSED KGV
QUEEN MATILDA EMBROIDERING THE BAYEUX TAPESTRY
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textured card stock, plate-marked style
inner sheet left, top: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN
below: QUEEN MATILDA, DAUGHTER OF THE COUNT OF FLANDERS ....
inner sheet right, top: HAPPY IN ALL YOUR THOUGHTS -- YOUR DEEDS -- YOUR MEMORIES
below: THE SEASON'S GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A NEW YEAR GLAD WITH PEACE -- FROM

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RICHARD II RETURNING IN HIS ROYAL BARGE TO THE PALACE OF WESTMINSTER
IMPRESSED KGV
RICHARD II RETURNING IN HIS ROYAL BARGE TO THE PALACE OF WESTMINSTER
Item Comment

plate-marked style
inner sheet left, top: BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION THIS PICTURE IS REPRODUCED FROM THE ORIGINAL CHRISTMAS CARD IN THE POSSESSION T.R.H. THE DUKE AMD DUCHESS OF YORK
below: RICHARD II RETURNING IN HIS ROYAL BARGE ... IN THE BACKGROUND IS THE PALACE ...
inner sheet right, top: MORE KINDLY YET MAY FORTUNE SMILE ....
below: CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM
also comes as a 170 piece zag-zaw puzzle titled RICHARD II IN THE ROYAL BARGE

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