SET: Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Printed in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Oversize

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logo over TRADE MARK --TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY,

Items in Set

GOOD WISHES (G & W illuminated) below shield shaped rural inset of woman walking toward church, 5 red poppies around, green marginal design
KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES (G & W illuminated) below shield shaped rural inset of woman walking toward church, 5 red poppies around, green marginal design
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die-cut single sheet,double folded & left flap folded again diagonally, embossed and perforated
inside left below:- THOUGH CHRISTMAS BRING CHILL WEATHER, LOVE MAKE YOU SUNSHINE FREE, THE TONES OF MIRTH AND KINDNESS. YOUR CHRISTMAS MUSIC BE.
right:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
11.5 x 11.5cm., oversize
Categories
GOOD WISHES (G, & W illuminated) in gilt on white pink bordered plaque, pink anemones above, deep green background
KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES (G, & W illuminated) in gilt on white pink bordered plaque, pink anemones above, deep green background
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almost oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside right top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- OLD GREETINGS IN NEW WORDS WE DRESS , IN WHICH OUR FEELINGS TO EXPRESS, AND WISH EACH OTHER HAPPINESS: YET TAKE A SIMPLE WISH FROM ME THAT BOUNDLESS MAY YOUR PORTION BE, OF HEALTH AND ALL PROSPERITY!

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
6.8 x 16 cm., oversize
Categories
HAPPY HOURS AND GLADSOME MEMORIES deep purple pansies below over watery rural scene, church behind
KED&QA Saxony
HAPPY HOURS AND GLADSOME MEMORIES deep purple pansies below over watery rural scene, church behind
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps
inside right - WITH ALL KIND REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
11.5 x 13 cm., oversize
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JOY WING THE HOURS yellow/orange pansies on flap over rural scene, bluebird visible when flap lifted
KED&QA Saxony
JOY WING THE HOURS yellow/orange pansies on flap over rural scene, bluebird visible when flap lifted
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yellow/orange pansies on flap double folded to show part of rural scene
inside missing for reference collection example

Size
10.8 x 13cm., oversize
Categories
THOUGHTS OF YOU gilt bordered inset head & shoulders of art nouveau girl, marginal design
KED&QA Saxony
THOUGHTS OF YOU gilt bordered inset head & shoulders of art nouveau girl, marginal design
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
inside first right top:-"THIS GENTLE EMBASSY OF FRIENDSHIP COMES O WISH YOU HAPPINESS AND ALL GOOD GIFTS"
below:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM
second right:-CHRISTMAS CROWNS THE DYING YEAR WITH A RADIANCE SWEET AND TENDER, WITH A FLOOD OF GOLDEN SPLENDOUR - IN YOUR HEART MAY YOU RETAIN....NEW YEAR TELLS
image is part of larger Art Nouveau postcard, CONNOISSEUR SERIES, MODERN ART SERIES 2524 &175(French)

Artist
Eva Daniell (unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
11.5 x 12.8 cm., oversize
Categories
THOUGHTS OF YOU in gilt above oval inset head & shoulders of girl above A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
KED&QA Saxony
THOUGHTS OF YOU in gilt above oval inset head & shoulders of girl above A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
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oblong single sheet, single fold to give left & right flaps, embossed
back:-large gilt basket of purple pansies with yellow centres, perforated

Size
6.3 x 14.2 cm., oversize
Categories
TO GREET YOU in gilt right, purple anemones in wicker basket on left flap, much perforated corner white design
KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU in gilt right, purple anemones in wicker basket on left flap, much perforated corner white design
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left (folded again) & right flaps,
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU.
below:- A MERRY TIME MAY CHRISTMAS BE AND PLENTY MORE I HOPE YOU'LL SEE, WITHOUT A CLOUD ON ANY! AND MAY YOUR HEART AND HOME BE CROWNED....MANY!

Author
S.K. COWAN
Size
10.5 x 14.5 cm., oversize
Categories
WITH BEST WISHES(B & W illuminated) in gilt right of blue anemones, rural view on inside back partly visible
KED&QA Saxony
WITH BEST WISHES(B & W illuminated) in gilt right of blue anemones, rural view on inside back partly visible
Item Comment

oblong single sheet, single fold to give left (cut & folded to show scene) & right flaps, embossed
inside right below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Size
10.5 x 15 cm., oversize
Categories