SET: ART NOVELTY SERIES 208

Set Information edit

Set Comment

hinged figures and animals that expand to stand and create a 3-D effect, marked on the backs with a title plus ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 208, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT 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 GERMANY. some come with a pre-printed Christmas greeting and those are not labelled as ART NOVELTY but are the same images and are included here in the set

Items in Set

A DONKEY RIDE
208
A DONKEY RIDE
Item Comment

boy in a brown suit rides a donkey and lifts his hat, a boy in a blue and white suit holds on walking beside them, and another boy carries a stick behind them

Size
4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
Categories
ALONG THE SEA-SHORE
208
ALONG THE SEA-SHORE
Item Comment

girl in red dress carries a sand shovel and pail, an older girl in a blue and white dress rides a donkey whil a young boy in a blue sailor suit walks beside her, this copy is in two pieces

Size
4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
Categories
A YOUNG JOCKEY
208
A YOUNG JOCKEY
Item Comment

man walks beside a white horse being ridden by a small boy dressed in red and blue

Size
3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
Categories
BABY'S RIDE
208
BABY'S RIDE
Item Comment

older girl in a white dress with green trim walks beside a St. Bernard dog being ridden by a smaller girl, a boy in a sailor suit follows them

Size
4 x 5 in.
Categories
THE NEW PONY
208
THE NEW PONY
Item Comment

a boy in a blue and white sailor suit rides a brown horse, a girl in a green dress walks beside and a boy in a brown suit walks behind them with a stick

Size
4 x 6 in.
Categories
THE RIDING LESSON
208
THE RIDING LESSON
Item Comment

man in top hat leads a black horse being ridden by a young girl in white, a boy in a sailor suit runs beside them, the Tuck markings are hidden in the paper layers in this copy

Size
4 x 6 in.
Categories
A YOUNG JOCKEY
A YOUNG JOCKEY
Item Comment

man walks beside a white horse being ridden by a small boy dressed in red and blue, A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, not marked as being from ART NOVELTY SERIES 208 but identical otherwise

Size
3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.
Categories
BABY'S RIDE
BABY'S RIDE
Item Comment

older girl in a white dress with green trim walks beside a St. Bernard dog being ridden by a smaller girl, a boy in a sailor suit follows them, A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, not marked as being from ART NOVELTY SERIES 208 but identical otherwise
also comes with NEW YEAR GREETINGS AND BEST-WISHES

Size
4 x 5 in.
Categories