SET: Greeting, Q.V. period, Fringed, 2 panels glued back to back, Christmas & New Year, birds, oversize

Set Information edit

Set Comment

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

Items in Set

A GARLAND OF LOVE'S SWEETEST FLOWERS ENCIRCLE ALL YOUR HAPPY HOURS. finch perched on hand, forget-me-nots right
QV Fringed
A GARLAND OF LOVE'S SWEETEST FLOWERS ENCIRCLE ALL YOUR HAPPY HOURS. finch perched on hand, forget-me-nots right
Item Comment

back:-SOFTLY WOULD I WHISPER, DEAR HAPPY CHRISTMAS, GLAD NEW YEAR finch perched on hand
white margins , pale yellow fringes

Size
8 x 12.8 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
Categories
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS CENTRAL INSET OF GULL DIVING OVER SEA, verse below:- NOTHING THAT THE BREEZES BRING NOTHING THAT THE BILLOWS BEAR IS SO LIGHT AS FANCEY'S WING RESTING ON REMEMBRANCE FAIR
QV Fringed
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS CENTRAL INSET OF GULL DIVING OVER SEA, verse below:- NOTHING THAT THE BREEZES BRING NOTHING THAT THE BILLOWS BEAR IS SO LIGHT AS FANCEY'S WING RESTING ON REMEMBRANCE FAIR
Item Comment

back:-central inset ducks flying right, reed left TO ITS ISLET, TO ITS CREEK TO ITS HOME THE BIRD WILL CRY TO ITS LIVED THE HEART WILL SPEAK OF THE THOUGHTS THAT IN IT LIE, AND THOUGH ALL THE REST BE BLEAK FIND IN THAT A SUMMER SKY.
white fringes

Author
EDEN HOOPER
Size
7.8 x 12.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
Categories
A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU English robin perched on fence, snowy field behind
QV Fringed
A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU English robin perched on fence, snowy field behind
Item Comment

back :-WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2 English robins perched on snowy window sill
red fringes

Size
10 x 14 cm., (plus fringes) oversize
Categories
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in gilt, moonlit scene, heron in marsh has caught a frog
QV Fringed
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in gilt, moonlit scene, heron in marsh has caught a frog
Item Comment

back:- WITH THE SEASON"S GREETINGS, moonlit scene, 3 black crows perch in snowy tree
white fringes

Artist
RFMC (Robert Finlay McIntyre)
Size
9.5 x 12.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
Categories
TO EACH AND ALL A GLAD NEW YEAR blue bird of happiness flies left over rural fields
QV Fringed
TO EACH AND ALL A GLAD NEW YEAR blue bird of happiness flies left over rural fields
Item Comment

back :-WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS brown bird flies left, rural winter scene
gilt & white frame, silver fringes

Size
13.5 x 9.5 cm., (plus fringes) oversize
Categories
VERY HAPPY MAY IT BE CHRISTMAS TIME TO THINE AND THEE.orange tree with fruit, sun over ocean, tropical bird
QV Fringed
VERY HAPPY MAY IT BE CHRISTMAS TIME TO THINE AND THEE.orange tree with fruit, sun over ocean, tropical bird
Item Comment

back:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS bird perched in tree at water's edge, scant blossoms
orange fringes

Size
13.5 x 9 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
Categories
WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS 8 bluebirds of happiness fly down from left, snowy rural scene rural scene
QV Fringed
WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS 8 bluebirds of happiness fly down from left, snowy rural scene rural scene
Item Comment

blue & white narrow margins
back:-WITH GLAD TIDINGS 10 blue birds of happiness fly down from left, snowy rural scene
dark red fringes
inside both flaps Christmas verse-reference collection card flaps have been glued back to back
& damaged when separated

Size
12.6 x 10 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
Categories
WITH GLAD TIDINGS 10 bluebirds of happiness fly down from right, snowy rural scene rural scene, tree left
QV Fringed
WITH GLAD TIDINGS 10 bluebirds of happiness fly down from right, snowy rural scene rural scene, tree left
Item Comment

blue & white narrow margins
back:-WITH GLAD TIDINGS 7 blue birds of happiness fly down from right, tree right, snowy rural scene
dark red fringes

Size
13 x 8.5 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
Categories
WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS brown meadow-lark flies up right, distant rural scene
QV Fringed
WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS brown meadow-lark flies up  right, distant rural scene
Item Comment

gilt margins
back:-WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS brown bird of happiness flies left over wintry trees, building lower right
blue fringes

Size
12 x 10 cm.(plus fringes), oversize
Categories