SET: ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES, NO. 151, bicycles and their riders

Set Information edit

Set Comment

individual items are marked on the reverse with the Tuck publishing details and trademark, a title, a number and a letter, circa 1895-1901. the bicycles are connected with paper hinges so they can stand apart and create a 3-D effect.
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 GERMANY. THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO 151

Items in Set

JOHN BULL'S LATEST
151-A
JOHN BULL'S LATEST
Item Comment

elderly man in brown suit, green stripes on suit, wears tall brown riding socks

Size
5 x 6 1/2 in.
Categories
UP-TO-DATE
151-B
UP-TO-DATE
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person on a long grey coat and pants, tall brown riding boots, missing a head and hands

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THE BIKE MINSTREL
151-C
THE BIKE MINSTREL
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black man wearing red and white striped pants and top hat with a green jacket

Size
5 3/4 x 7.5 in.
Categories
A GOOD MOUNT
151-D
A GOOD MOUNT
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boy in a brown suit jacket with red stripes, black pants, and tall red socks reaches forwards with his arms

Size
4 1/2 x 7.5 in.
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THE CAPTAIN
151-E
THE CAPTAIN
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man in a grey hat, jacket, and pants, green, red and brown plaid socks, one foot is missing

Size
4 x 6 in.
Categories
THE CHAMPION HEAVYWEIGHT
151-F
THE CHAMPION HEAVYWEIGHT
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woman in pink top and large flowing black skirt

Size
5 x 7.5 in. high
Categories
JOE ON WHEELS
151-G
JOE ON WHEELS
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clown with white hat and pinkish blue clown suit

Size
4 x 7 in.
Categories
HER FIRST LESSON
151-H
HER FIRST LESSON
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girl in white top and long flowing brown skirt

Size
4 x 7 1/2 in.
Categories
A GOOD START
151
A GOOD START
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two bicycles

Size
13 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.
Categories
SPINNING ALONG
151
SPINNING ALONG
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two bicycles going downhill

Size
15 x 5 in.
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