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Print - Artist's Christmas card
  • Artist's Christmas card
    Uglow, Euan, born 1932 - died 2000
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Artist's Christmas card

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1998 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Uglow, Euan, born 1932 - died 2000 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    linocut and felt on card

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased through the Julie and Robert Breckman Print Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 68, box H

This artist’s card by Euan Uglow is a light-hearted take on the genre of Christmas cards. It is a linocut with a felt detail. It shows a simple female figure with a red felt bustier. While it is a Christmas card it also echoes naughty sea-side greetings cards with images of glamorous girls.

As a painter, Uglow was particularly known for his female nudes and studies of the female form; this card is a more humorous example of the same subject.

Physical description

A Christmas card with a female figure, wearing a bustier made from red felt.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1998 (made)


Uglow, Euan, born 1932 - died 2000 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

linocut and felt on card


Height: 4 in, Width: 5 3/4 in

Descriptive line

Artist's Christmas card by Euan Uglow, linocut. British, 1998.


Card; Felt



Subjects depicted

Christmas cards; Women


Prints; Greeting cards


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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