Items in Category Cats

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WARM GREETINGS in red BY THE WAY 2 black cats sit by flaming brazier Yes KGVI England Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Printed in England, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, Various logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART (or FINE ART) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND. note: prefix 'artist' not on cards- used for organizational purposes 3
WARM WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS, small black cat sits in front of blazing fire Yes KGVI England Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Printed in England, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, Various logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART (or FINE ART) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND. note: prefix 'artist' not on cards- used for organizational purposes 3
WATCHING AND WAITING TO --in red, boarded fence with glass- eye centrally Yes KGVI England Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Printed in England, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, Various logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART (or FINE ART) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND. note: prefix 'artist' not on cards- used for organizational purposes 3
I'M WISHING I COULD SEND TO YOU, verse.. THIS LOVING heart OF MINE, kitten & puppy sit before wardrobe Yes KGVI England Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Valentine 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 3
A CONVOY in red OF GOOD LUCK AND BEST WISHES! 2 cats dressed as sailors lead 7 black cats front right Yes KGVI England Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY (KGVI period) WWII, General Greetings & Luck, Oversize 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. in the style of Beatrice Mallet 3
HAPPY BIRTHDAY HAVE ONE ON ME -- caricature of woman sitting at table, she winks, cat on lap Yes B 2183 QEII England Greeting, THE QUEEN (QE II period) DESIGN BY BARKER, Birthday, Oversize, with prefix & number 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 3
TO MOTHER ON HER DAY! dressed cat pushed cart of die cut- potted flowers Yes MD 3765 Greeting, THE QUEEN (QE II period) DESIGN BY BARKER, Mother's Day, Oversize, with prefix & number 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 4
LES AVENTURES DE TROIS PETITS CHATS Yes 735 LIBRAIRIE ARTISTIQUE DE LA JEUNESSE GHT (G H THOMPSON) 6
DIE HAUSKATZE Yes ONKEL TUCK'S SCHAUKEL-TIERE, German version of the FATHER TUCK'S ROCKING ANIMALS 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 2
cats and dogs Yes R 07 RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS RELIEF SCRAPS, R SERIES 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 1
cats and dogs Yes R 08 RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS RELIEF SCRAPS, R SERIES 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 1
PROGRAMME, PART I, THE MOUSE QUADRILLE! Yes 143 ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 143, character studies 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 2
KITTYLAND Yes 155 L ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 155., ten similar figures connected, 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, in the style of Louis Wain 2
THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS HAVE LOST THEIR MITTENS1 Yes three linked characters, designed to stand 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 2
FAVOURITES OF FORTUNE No TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 100-199 pieces 3
SOCIETY PETS, three cats No 740 TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles E.M. VALTER 2
AN ICE CARNIVAL, cats skating and sliding in the ice Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles HELENA MAGUIRE 7
PLAYFUL PUSSIES No TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles H. ROUNERT to be confirmed 2
THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM, orange cat bats at a candle flame with its paw Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles LOUIS WAIN 6
THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM, orange cat bats at a candle flame with its paw No TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles LOUIS WAIN 5
THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM, orange cat bats at a candle flame with its paw Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles LOUIS WAIN, 5
THE GARDEN PARTY Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles H. MAQUIRE 6
PUSS IN BOOTS, dressed cat stands before a king sitting on a throne Yes 905 TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles M. BOWLEY 6
HIDE AND SEEK, two kittens peek out from behind a curtain No TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles PERSIS KIRMSE 6
HIDE AND SEEK, two kittens peek out from behind a curtain Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles PERSIS KIRMSE 6
OUR VILLAGE, two cats in a car scatter other cats off the road No TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles LOUIS WAIN 2
PUSS IN BOOTS, dressed cat stands before a king sitting on a throne Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles M. BOWLEY 5
SPOILT BEAUTIES, five cats in plush surroundings Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles LEON HUBER 8
THE DANCING LESSON, two dressed cats dance on their hind legs Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles LOUIS WAIN 7
THE DANCING LESSON, two dressed cats dance on their hind legs Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles LOUIS WAIN 7
TOMMY ON HIS TRAVELS, dressed cat with a suitcase under each arm, umbrella, and cane Yes TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles LOUIS WAIN 7