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  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Folded paper with letterpress and lithography, ribbon.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Jenny Tuck

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Rectangular folder card (portrait format) decorated with pink ribbon. Front: colour printed illustration of a baby in a basket cradle with ribbons, flowers and bluebirds, lettered in black with greeting "Congratulations! / To the / Proud Parents. Inside: lettered with verse and greeting in black, handwritten inscription in blue ink.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)



Materials and Techniques

Folded paper with letterpress and lithography, ribbon.


Height: 14 cm, Width: 11.5 cm

Descriptive line

New baby card, British, 20th century.

Subjects depicted

Birds; Ribbons; Babies; Flowers; Cradles


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