Items in Category Cats

I'M WISHING I COULD SEND TO YOU, verse.. THIS LOVING heart OF MINE, kitten & puppy sit before wardrobe KGVI England
I'M WISHING I COULD SEND TO YOU, verse.. THIS LOVING heart OF MINE, kitten & puppy sit before wardrobe
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

Item Comment

verse from front:- I'M WISHING I COULD SEND TO YOU A PUPPY OR A CAT I WISH I HAD A FROCK FOR YOU A FUR COAT OR A HAT; BUT I, ALAS! HAVE NONE OF THESE, AND SO, SWEET VALENTINE, I'M MAKING YOU A PRESENT OF THIS LOVING heart OF MINE.
oblong sheet, double folded, one red margin
inside right:-TO MY OWN DARLING VALENTINE

Size
14.3 x 11.3 cm.
A CONVOY in red OF GOOD LUCK AND BEST WISHES! 2 cats dressed as sailors lead 7 black cats front right KGVI England
A CONVOY in red OF GOOD LUCK AND BEST WISHES! 2 cats dressed as sailors lead 7 black cats front right
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY (KGVI period) WWII, General Greetings & Luck, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED or MADE IN ENGLAND.

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oblong single sheet, single fold, narrow white margins
inside right:-JUST A " BRIGHT AND BREEZY" GREETING WISHING YOU MANY A FULL CARGO OF HAPPINESS

Artist
in the style of Beatrice Mallet
Size
15.2 x 11.3 cm., oversize
HAPPY BIRTHDAY HAVE ONE ON ME -- caricature of woman sitting at table, she winks, cat on lap B2183-QEII England
HAPPY BIRTHDAY  HAVE ONE ON ME -- caricature of woman sitting at table, she winks, cat on lap
Set Title
Greeting, THE QUEEN (QE II period) DESIGN BY BARKER, Birthday, Oversize, with prefix & number
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN, FINE ART PUBLISHERS -- DESIGN BY BARKER -- COPYRIGHT, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, prefix B

Item Comment

inside:- THAT IS, OF COURSE, ONE CUP OF TEA TETLEY TEA BAG actual tea-bag fits in cup, HAVE FUN ON YOUR BIRTHDAY
numbers at base of back left B.2183 & right 25-B937

Size
12.7 x 15.2 cm., oversize
TO MOTHER ON HER DAY! dressed cat pushed cart of die cut- potted flowers MD3765
TO MOTHER ON HER DAY! dressed cat pushed cart of die cut- potted flowers
Set Title
Greeting, THE QUEEN (QE II period) DESIGN BY BARKER, Mother's Day, Oversize, with prefix & number
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN, FINE ART PUBLISHERS -- DESIGN BY BARKER -- COPYRIGHT, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, prefix MD

Item Comment

die cut potted flowers front extend, revealing additional inscriptions
inside right: THE FLOWERS ON THIS CARD BRING SPECIAL REMEMBRANCES, DEAR
WITH WARMEST THOUGHTS AND WISHES FOR A HAPPY DAY AND YEAR!
dated used: 1967

Size
12.2 x 15.4 cm, oversize
LES AVENTURES DE TROIS PETITS CHATS 735
LES AVENTURES DE TROIS PETITS CHATS
Set Title
LIBRAIRIE ARTISTIQUE DE LA JEUNESSE
Item Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & FILS EDITEURS PARIS

Artist
GHT (G H THOMPSON)
Author
L'ONCLE TUCK
Size
21.5 x 27.5 cm
DIE HAUSKATZE
DIE HAUSKATZE
Set Title
ONKEL TUCK'S SCHAUKEL-TIERE, German version of the FATHER TUCK'S ROCKING ANIMALS
Set Comment

a boxed set OF 10 VERSCHIEDENE NTURGETREUE WILDE & ZAHME TIERE. MIT INTERESSANTER & BELEHRENDER BESCHREIBUNG. KUNSTLERISCH, LEHRREICH & AMUSANT. box top only available.
Each item is marked RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., G.M.B.H. KUNSTVERLEGER. BERLIN-PARIS-LONDON-NEW YORK.
They are not numbered and have the title and description in German. See the English published set

Item Comment

the cat, this copy has been repaired

Size
8 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.
cats and dogs R-07
cats and dogs
Set Title
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS RELIEF SCRAPS, R SERIES
Set Comment

Some come in sample books with red covers. DELIGHTFUL! INTERESTING! DECORATIVE! THESE BEAUTIFUL EMBOSSED FULL-COLOUR RELIEF WILL APPEAL TO GROWN-UPS AND CHILDREN ALIKE. THEY ARE ADMIRABLY SUITED TO THE DECORATION OF SCREENS, LAMP-SHADES, GIFT BOXES, CHILDREN'S FURNITURE, NURSERY WALL, ETC., AND FOR NUMBERLESS OTHER PURPOSES IN THE HOME, AS WELL AS FOR MAKING ALBUMS AND THE "SCRAP BOOKS" WHICH ARE ALWAYS SO MUCH LOVED BY BOYS AND GIRLS.
THE RELEIFS ARE IN SHEETS, EACH SHEET CONSISTING OF A SET OF CHARMING EMBOSSED PICTURES OF A DIFFERENT SUBJECT, AS SHOWN IN THIS SAMPLE BOOK.
OF PARTICULAR INTEREST ARE THE SHEETS OF "CORONATION PAGEANTRY" COMPRISING RELIEFS OF PERSONS TAKING PART IN THE CORONATION, ARTICLES OF THE REGALIA, ETC AND PORTRAITS OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN. FROM THESE IT WILL BE AN EASY AND PLEASANT PASTIME TO MAKE A SPLENDID CORONATION SOUVENIR, WHICH WILL RECALL IN FUTURE YEARS THE GREAT EVENTS OF 1953. on inside front cover of the red sample album, each sheet has PATENT APPLIED FOR NO. 28149/52 in the upper right corner and PRINTED IN ENGLAND at the bottom right corner

Item Comment

scrap sheet found in the ANIMAL FRIENDS book of the MY "MAKE MY OWN" PICTURE BOOK OF series

Size
18 x 25 cm complete sheet
cats and dogs R-08
cats and dogs
Set Title
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS RELIEF SCRAPS, R SERIES
Set Comment

Some come in sample books with red covers. DELIGHTFUL! INTERESTING! DECORATIVE! THESE BEAUTIFUL EMBOSSED FULL-COLOUR RELIEF WILL APPEAL TO GROWN-UPS AND CHILDREN ALIKE. THEY ARE ADMIRABLY SUITED TO THE DECORATION OF SCREENS, LAMP-SHADES, GIFT BOXES, CHILDREN'S FURNITURE, NURSERY WALL, ETC., AND FOR NUMBERLESS OTHER PURPOSES IN THE HOME, AS WELL AS FOR MAKING ALBUMS AND THE "SCRAP BOOKS" WHICH ARE ALWAYS SO MUCH LOVED BY BOYS AND GIRLS.
THE RELEIFS ARE IN SHEETS, EACH SHEET CONSISTING OF A SET OF CHARMING EMBOSSED PICTURES OF A DIFFERENT SUBJECT, AS SHOWN IN THIS SAMPLE BOOK.
OF PARTICULAR INTEREST ARE THE SHEETS OF "CORONATION PAGEANTRY" COMPRISING RELIEFS OF PERSONS TAKING PART IN THE CORONATION, ARTICLES OF THE REGALIA, ETC AND PORTRAITS OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN. FROM THESE IT WILL BE AN EASY AND PLEASANT PASTIME TO MAKE A SPLENDID CORONATION SOUVENIR, WHICH WILL RECALL IN FUTURE YEARS THE GREAT EVENTS OF 1953. on inside front cover of the red sample album, each sheet has PATENT APPLIED FOR NO. 28149/52 in the upper right corner and PRINTED IN ENGLAND at the bottom right corner

Item Comment

scrap sheet found in the ANIMAL FRIENDS book of the MY "MAKE MY OWN" PICTURE BOOK OF series

Size
18 x 25 cm complete sheet
PROGRAMME, PART I, THE MOUSE QUADRILLE! 143
PROGRAMME, PART I, THE MOUSE QUADRILLE!
Set Title
ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 143, character studies
Set Comment

PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK. DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY. COPYRIGHT. ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES 143.
mechanical moving parts to help them stand for a 3-D effect, the arms or items in the front can be extended

Item Comment

cat stands on its hind legs and carries a sign and dances with a smaller cat with a pink bow around its neck,
this is marked ROYAL ART NOVELTY but has no number. It comes with a Christmas greeting for A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU and is very similar to others in this set

Size
4 1/2 x 8 in.
KITTYLAND 155-L
KITTYLAND
Set Title
ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 155., ten similar figures connected,
Set Comment

set title needed, items are marked with the Tuck trademark publishing info, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., LONDON, PARIS, NEW-YORK. DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA. ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 155.
ten similar figures connected,

Item Comment

ten cats dance arm in arm

Artist
in the style of Louis Wain
Size
14 1/2 x 4 in.
THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS HAVE LOST THEIR MITTENS1
THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS HAVE LOST THEIR MITTENS1
Set Title
three linked characters, designed to stand
Set Comment

three character studies or figures linked together, stands on the reverse with the second set of legs to make them stand independently and create a 3-D image

Item Comment

anthropomorphic cats dance on their hind legs

Size
7 x 5 1/2 in.
FAVOURITES OF FORTUNE
FAVOURITES OF FORTUNE
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Item Comment

about 100 pieces,

Size
10 x 7 in.
SOCIETY PETS three cats 740
SOCIETY PETS  three cats
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Set Comment

Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

Item Comment

10 pieces, several whimsies

Artist
E.M. VALTER
Size
8 x 10 in.
PLAYFUL PUSSIES
PLAYFUL PUSSIES
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Set Comment

Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

Item Comment

about 100 pieces

Artist
H. ROUNERT to be confirmed
Size
7 1/4 x 10 in.
THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM
THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Set Comment

Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

Item Comment

100 pieces, several figurals, images courtesy of the Jigasaurus website by David Shearer, circa 1924

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Size
10 x 7 in.
THE GARDEN PARTY
THE GARDEN PARTY
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Set Comment

Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

Item Comment

165 pieces

Artist
H. MAQUIRE
Size
12 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.
PUSS IN BOOTS 905
PUSS IN BOOTS
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces
Set Comment

Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

Item Comment

50 wooden pieces, push fit with whimsies,
also comes with no number, pictured in catalog on page 31.

Artist
M. BOWLEY
Size
5 x 6 3/4 in.
HIDE & SEEK PERSIA title to be confirmed
HIDE & SEEK PERSIA title to be confirmed
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces
Set Comment

Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

Item Comment

55 pieces

Artist
KIRMSE
Size
7 x 5 in.
PUSS IN BOOTS
PUSS IN BOOTS
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces
Set Comment

Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

Item Comment

about 50 pieces, figurals, wooden, complete with box, push fit style, also comes labelled as puzzle number 905, pictured in catalog on pg 31, box is stamped LACEY & GREAVES, PRINTERS. STATIONERS, EASTGATE, LOUTH.

Artist
M. BOWLEY
Size
5 x 6 3/4 in.
SPOILT BEAUTIES, five cats in plush surroundings
SPOILT BEAUTIES, five cats in plush surroundings
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces
Set Comment

Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

Item Comment

about 75 pieces, wooden, figurals, complete with box, push fit style
described and listed in the catalogs as number 0803

Artist
LEON HUBER
Size
6 1/2 x 8 in.