SET: Greeting, Late KGVI & Late QM, Christmas & New Year, Oversize

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back: no Tuck logo, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN FINE ART PUBLISHERS AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER, FINE ART PUBLISHERS, PRINTED IN ENGLAND or MADE IN ENGLAND

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CROSBY HALL
CROSBY HALL
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info from front:- CROSBY HALL WAS BUILT IN 1466 ON THE SITE NOW OCCUPIED BY THE HEAD OFFICE OF THE CHARTERED BANK OF INDIA, AUSTRALIA & CHINA. SIR THOMAS MOORE LIVED THERE FOR A TIME AND FROM1617 TO 1638 THE HALL WAS THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE EAST INDIA COMPANY
oblong cover & sheet of glossy paper secured by ribbon, single fold
inside left:-photo of JAMES WILSON with details of his accomplishments
right top:-1853 crest 1953
below:- THE DIRECTORS AND GENERAL MANAGERS OF CHARTERED BANK OF INDIA..........SEASONS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR THE COMING YEAR, 38 BISHOPSGATE, LONDON E.C.2

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17 x 23.7 cm., oversize
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no front title, inside RETURN OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN FROM HER COMMONWEALTH TOUR, 1954
no front title, inside RETURN OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN FROM HER COMMONWEALTH TOUR, 1954
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oblong single sheet, single fold
inside left:- title as above, SHOWS H.M. YACHT "BRITANNIA" AT HER MOORINGS IN THE POOL OF LONDON IMMEDIATELY AFTER HER ARRIVAL WITH THE QUEEN AND THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH ON 15TH. MAY 1954
(THE PICTURE IS REPRODUCED BY KIND PERMISSION OF MESSRS. COURTAULDS LTD.
right top:-Admiralty crest in blue
below:-REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM
CHRISTMAS 1954

Artist
NORMAN WILKINSON C.B.E.
Size
19 x13.7 cm., oversize
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ROYAL NAVAL REVIEW, 1953
ROYAL NAVAL REVIEW, 1953
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oblong single sheet, single fold
inside left:-THE CORONATION NAVAL REVIEW, 1953
ROYAL REVIEWS OF THE FLEET HAVE BEEN HELD AT SPITHEAD SINCE KING GEORGE III STARTED THE TRADITION IN 1773 WHEN HE INSPECTED THE VETERANS OF THE SEVEN YEARS WAR half page of description-see scan
right top:-Admiralty crest in blue
below:-REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM
CHRISTMAS 1953

Artist
NORMAN WILKINSON, C.B.E., F.R.I.
Size
18.5 x13.7 cm., oversize
Categories