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Greetings card

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1866 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Eugène Rimmel, born 1820 - died 1887 (made)
    Eugene Rimmel (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    paper, printer's ink, colour lithography, embossing

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from the collection of the late Estella Canziani in 1970.

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.1:9-1971

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 67, box B

Physical description

Colour lithograph. 8 leaf booklet with figures symbolic of 4 seasons, calendar for 1866 and advertising for Rimmel’s perfumes. Enclosed in embossed paper lacy envelope.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1866 (made)

Artist/maker

Eugène Rimmel, born 1820 - died 1887 (made)
Eugene Rimmel (made)

Materials and Techniques

paper, printer's ink, colour lithography, embossing

Dimensions

Height: 10.2 cm when folded, Width: 7.2 cm When folded

Descriptive line

By Rimmel: Almanack for 1866, with calendar and advertising for Rimmel's perfumes, enclosed in embossed paper lacy envelope, colour lithograph, 1866

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1970

Materials

Paper; Printer's ink

Techniques

Colour lithography; Embossing

Subjects depicted

Perfume; Cosmetics

Categories

Greeting cards; Advertising; Make-up

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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