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Greetings card

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1976 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hartnell, Norman (designer)
    Hartnell (makers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Collage of card sewn with beads, imitation diamonds and pearls.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Betty Kenward

  • Museum number:

    E.26-1987

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 86

Physical description

Christmas and New Year greetings card sent by Hartnell to Mrs. Betty Kenward, Social Editor of Harpers and Queen. 1976.Signed in ink Norman and inscribed with a personal message. Lettered inside with seasonal greetings.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1976 (made)

Artist/maker

Hartnell, Norman (designer)
Hartnell (makers)

Materials and Techniques

Collage of card sewn with beads, imitation diamonds and pearls.

Dimensions

Height: 17.4 cm folded, Width: 12.4 cm folded

Object history note

One of 8 greetings cards sent by the house of Norman Hartnell to Betty Kenward, the Social Editor of Harpers & Queen.

Descriptive line

Norman Hartnell. Christmas card embellished with beading, sequins, and gemstones.

Materials

Card; Sequins; Imitation jewels; Ribbon

Techniques

Beading; Embroidery

Categories

Christmas; Greeting cards; Embroidery; Fashion; Textiles; Collages

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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