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Greetings card

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (published)

  • Date:

    ca. 1888 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Giacomelli, Hector (designer)
    Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    lithography on card, embossing, paper-lace, fabric applique

  • Credit Line:

    Given byt Mr Raymond E. de la P. Maddison

  • Museum number:

    E.236-1952

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Christmas card with an illustration of a swallow.

Place of Origin

Britain (published)

Date

ca. 1888 (published)

Artist/maker

Giacomelli, Hector (designer)
Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

lithography on card, embossing, paper-lace, fabric applique

Marks and inscriptions

'H Giacomelli'
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 15.9 cm, Width: 10.8 cm

Descriptive line

Christmas card (one of two) designed by Hector Giacomelli with an illustration of a swallow. Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons, ca.1888. Colour lithograph.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1952. London: HMSO, 1963.

Materials

Card

Techniques

Lithography; Embossing; Applique

Subjects depicted

Birds

Categories

Prints; Greeting cards

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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