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Christmas card

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1936 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mansbridge, John (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour linocut with some hand colouring

  • Credit Line:

    Given by James Laver

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Christmas card

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1936 (made)


Mansbridge, John (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Colour linocut with some hand colouring


Height: 9.5 in, Width: 6.25 in

Descriptive line

John Mansbridge. Christmas card showing a warrior on horseback moving from night into day. 1936.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1939, published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, London, 1950


Printing ink


Linoleum-block printing


Greeting cards; Christmas; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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