SET: Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, THE KING & QUEEN, (G.V. period), Birthday

Set Information edit

Set Comment

Royal attribution impressed, not printed on card back
Tuck logo beside PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN -- PRODUCED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT

Items in Set

ALL BIRTHDAY JOYS BE YOURS a grecian flower girl places roses in vase -- facing left
IMPRESSED KGV
ALL BIRTHDAY JOYS BE YOURS a grecian flower girl places roses in vase -- facing left
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, stenciled border around OILETTE paper insert
inner sheet left: THE OBJECT OF LIFE IS TO BE HAPPY - THE PLACE TO BE HAPPY IS HERE- THE TIME TO BE HAPPY IS NOW
inner sheet right: WITH BEST WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY
same image comes as postcard A GRECIAN FLOWER GIRL, set 2398 THE CLASSIC AGE

Artist
Henry Ryland (signed postcard)
Size
10.4 x 13.8 cm.
Categories
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS opt. in brown below inset of fluffy kitten facing left, wearing yellow bow
IMPRESSED KGV
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS opt. in brown below inset of fluffy kitten facing left, wearing yellow bow
Item Comment

single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by cord, plate-marked style with paper insert
inside right: TO WISH YOU HAPPINESS .. ON YOUR BIRTHDAY.
below: MANY HAPPY BIRTHDAYS, DEAR, COME TO YOU ON TIME'S SWIFT WING .... LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP, COME WHAT MAY, BRIGHTER MAKE THE BRIGHTEST DAY -- FROM

Artist
in the style of B. Cobbe
Size
11.4 x 9 cm.
Categories
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS opt. in grey 3 stenciled, handpainted purple pansies
IMPRESSED KGV
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS opt. in grey 3 stenciled, handpainted purple pansies
Item Comment

single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, hand painted
inner sheet left: WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
inner sheet right: A NATAL DAY WISH ALL FAIR MAY IT PROVE .... BE BRIGHTER, MORE JOYOUS THAN THOSE GONE BEFORE

Size
7.9 x 11.3 cm.
Categories
BIRTHDAY on ribbon left beside stenciled, handpainted pink roses
IMPRESSED KGV
BIRTHDAY on ribbon left beside stenciled, handpainted pink roses
Item Comment

single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, hand painted
inside right: MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY with verse below EVERY KINDLY BIRTHDAY GREETING .... SUNSHINE IN THE SKY ABOVE, AND THE SUNSHINE OF TRUE LOVE

Categories
DAYS OF SUNSHINE mother & child stand at cottage gate, abundant flowering shrubs
IMPRESSED KGV
DAYS OF SUNSHINE mother & child stand at cottage gate, abundant flowering shrubs
Item Comment

single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon (missing) shades of grey/black, plate-marked style with paper insert
inside right: MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY, TO YOU
with verse below: LIKE A BOOK BEFORE US OPEN LIES, THE YEAR WITH PAGES WHITE .... IN ITS FUTURE DAYS FOR THEE

Artist
C. WELBY SMITH
Size
12.3 x 9.4 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS in gilt below pink rose with violets, pink ribbon left
IMPRESSED KGV
GREETINGS in gilt below pink rose with violets, pink ribbon left
Item Comment

gilt embossed card title, single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon
GREETINGS ON YOUR COMING OF AGE with verse: YOUR BIRTHDAY! ... IN HEALTH, WEALTH AND GOOD CHEER
same image comes as Tuck postcard 406, BIRTHDAY, Klein flowers

Artist
C. KLEIN
Size
14 x 9 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS opt. in orange, 2 children wearing large hats eat apples
IMPRESSED KGV
HAPPY DAYS opt. in orange, 2 children wearing large hats eat apples
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon
inside left: WISHING YOU A VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY
inside right: APPLES RED AND APPLES GREEN .... WE BOTH HOPE THEY FIND YOU WELL; AND THAT'S ALL WE HAVE TO TELL! M.F. SEYMOUR
date used: 1926

Artist
CHLOE PRESTON
Author
M.F. SEYMOUR
Size
10.1 x 12.7 cm.
Categories
HAPPY RETURNS boats in water, large building in background
IMPRESSED KGV
HAPPY RETURNS boats in water, large building in background
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by blue ribbon
inner sheet left:- GOOD FORTUNE in horseshoe
inner right sheet:- MANY, AND MANY A HAPPY YEAR
below:- BIRTHDAY GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY

Author
TENNSYON
Size
11.3 x 14 cm.
Categories
HAPPY RETURNS in gilt above handpainted purple pansy
IMPRESSED KGV
HAPPY RETURNS in gilt above handpainted purple pansy
Item Comment

single fold, cover & inner sheet (likely missing ribbon) hand painted
inside right, in green: A BRIGHT AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU with verse: I WISH THAT ALL YOUR SKIES BE BLUE, YOUR HANDS FILLED FULL OF ALL LIFE'S FLOWERS .... I WILL WISH NOTHING FOR YOU NOW -- BUT PRAY "GOD BLESS," HE BEST KNOWS HOW! -- FROM

Size
9.4 x 14.3 cm.
Categories
LE FAISON above pheasant in lush landscape ECOLE FLAMANDE below
IMPRESSED KGV
LE FAISON above pheasant in lush landscape ECOLE FLAMANDE below
Item Comment

inside right: WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY

Size
10.8 x 12 cm.
Categories
MERRILY SPEED THE HOURS 3 fluffy kittens look at white moth on fan, ink sketched rose border
IMPRESSED KGV
MERRILY SPEED THE HOURS 3 fluffy kittens look at white moth on fan, ink sketched rose border
Item Comment

single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by cord, plate-marked style with paper insert
inside right: BIRTHDAY GREETINGS with verse below THERE IS A TIME FOR EVERYTHING .... WISHING YOU EVERY HAPPINESS NOT ONLY FOR TO-DAY BUT FOR ALL THE DAYS AND YEAR'S TO COME

Size
13.4 x 10.8 cm.
Categories
PITLOCHRY GLEN GARY buck faces left approaching river stream, much foliage right
IMPRESSED KGV
PITLOCHRY GLEN GARY buck faces left approaching river stream, much foliage right
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, oilfacsim but not so trade-named
inner sheet: FAIR DAYS TO YOU -- AND MAY EACH GLAD TO-MORROW BRING HAPPINESS ANEW
below: BIRTHDAY GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY FUTURE -- FROM
same image & title comes as Tuck postcard 3276

Artist
H.B. WIMBUSH
Size
14 x 8.9 cm.
Categories
SWEET MEMORIES opt. in brown, tiny bird perched on sundial, tree with autumnal red leaves
IMPRESSED KGV
SWEET MEMORIES opt. in brown, tiny bird perched on sundial, tree with autumnal red leaves
Item Comment

single fold, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, plate-marked style with paper insert, linen textured card stock
inside right: MANY HAPPY RETURNS
with verse below: GLAD HOURS BE YOURS AND MAY YOU SAFELY STEER ALONG THE SUNNIEST PATHS THROUGHOUT THE COMING YEAR

Size
10.5 x 13.8 cm.
Categories
THE WEE THREE inset, three seated Pekinese dogs look front, inside WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
IMPRESSED KGV
THE WEE THREE inset, three seated Pekinese dogs look front, inside WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
Item Comment

single fold, cover & inner sheet secured with ribbon, plate-marked style
inner sheet left: EARLY, HOURLY, MONTHLY, DAILY, MAY HAPPINESS MAKE LIFE GO GAILY
inner sheet right: WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY

Artist
PERSIS KIRMSE
Size
12.5 X 10.2 cm.
Categories
WHEN THE WEST OPENS HER GOLDEN BOWERS OF REST figures on rual path near cottage, sunset
IMPRESSED KGV
WHEN THE WEST OPENS HER GOLDEN BOWERS OF REST figures on rual path near cottage, sunset
Item Comment

inside right: HEARTY GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A RIGHT HAPPY BIRTHDAY -- FROM
with NE'ER TOO FAR FOR KINDLY THOUGHT TO REACH above

Artist
J.W.G. (J.W.Gozzard)
Author
MOORE
Size
11.4 x 9.5 cm.
Categories
WITH BEST WISHES opt. in gilt between two hand painted posies of purple violets
IMPRESSED KGV
WITH BEST WISHES opt. in gilt between two hand painted posies of purple violets
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by purple ribbon, deckle edged
inner sheet right: WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
below: I SPEED THIS TINY CARD TO-DAY .... WITH FLOWERS AND SUNSHINE EVERYWHERE -- J.M. HIGNETT

Author
J.M. HIGNETT
Size
10.4 x 13.8 cm.
Categories