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Greetings card

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    2007 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Huntingford, Diana (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stencilling in gold paint and handwriting in gold ink on handmade paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Ritblat

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 221

This Christmas card by Diana Huntingford was sent from the Huntingford family to their friends Sir John and Lady Ritblat in 2007 and was subsequently donated to the Museum by Lady Ritblat. The traditional home-made appeal of the card - a star/flower/snowflake design stencilled in gold on handmade paper - brings a more personal touch to the festivities.

Physical description

Irregular rectangular single sheet of dark grey handmade paper approximately A5 size (landscape format) with six-pointed star/flower/snowflake-shaped design stencilled in gold paint on the front with handwritten greeting in gold ink on the back.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


2007 (made)


Huntingford, Diana (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Stencilling in gold paint and handwriting in gold ink on handmade paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Happy Holidays / Festive Cheer / from / the Huntingfords. / always nice to see the Glam / girl in the flesh!'
Handwritten in gold ink on the back


Height: 15.5 cm maximum, Width: 20 cm maximum

Descriptive line

Greetings card, handmade Christmas card by Diana Huntingford, Britain, 2007.


Paint; Ink; Paper



Subjects depicted

Flowers; Snowflakes; Stars


Greeting cards; Christmas


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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