Postcards in Category Letter

woman in oriental dress stands reading letter, YE LETTER 789
woman in oriental dress stands reading letter, YE LETTER
Set Title
art series, PAINTED BY JOHN SCOTT
Set Comment

u/b, ART, DESIGNED IN ENGLAND, CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY, same images French backed SERIE 73

Card Comment

same image H is 792 same image in French edition Card no. 2

Artist
JOHN SCOTT
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU FROM ME roses & letter 2005
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU FROM ME  roses & letter
Set Title
Birthday, black & white studies "CRAYON"
Set Comment

grey/black & white, PRINTED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON

Card Comment

verse:- THIS TO YOU FROM ME BRINGS GREETING, GOLDEN WISHES FOND AND TRUE, MAY YOUR JOYS BE ALWAYS MANY AND YOUR CARES BE EVER FEW

Estimate
$2.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
BIRTHDAY WISHES girl sits writing, pot of tulips on table 193
BIRTHDAY WISHES girl sits writing, pot of tulips on table
Set Title
BIRTHDAY CHILDREN, children with flowers
Set Comment

3 backs, embossed, gilt borders & lettering, PRINTED IN SAXONY (comes covered by filigree during WW1)

Card Comment

verse:- "I TAKE MY PEN IN HAND", (THAT'S WHAT THE GROWN FOLKS SAY) TO WISH THAT ALL GOOD THINGS MAY COME TO YOU ON YOUR BIRTHDAY

Artist
in the style of C.M Burd
Estimate
$6.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LOVING BIRTHDAY GREETINGS girl dressed in red with white pinafore, looks at letter, holding pot of blue forget-me-nots 643
LOVING BIRTHDAY GREETINGS  girl dressed in red with white pinafore, looks at letter, holding pot of blue forget-me-nots
Set Title
Birthday, children & flowers
Set Comment

gilt embossed card titles, ART, PRINTED IN GERMANY, deckle edged

Card Comment

ART

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU boy has hat-full of forget-me-nots, poodle begs with valentine 250
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU  boy has hat-full of forget-me-nots, poodle begs with valentine
Set Title
BIRTHDAY children & flowers
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, 2 backs

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU boy has posy of roses & valentine 250
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU  boy has posy of roses & valentine
Set Title
BIRTHDAY children & flowers
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, 2 backs

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS boy holds floral hoop for dog to jump through 250
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS  boy holds floral hoop for dog to jump through
Set Title
BIRTHDAY children & flowers
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, 2 backs

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS girl with basket of lilac 250
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS  girl with basket of lilac
Set Title
BIRTHDAY children & flowers
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, 2 backs

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY girl sits at table looking up after reading a letter 1630
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY girl sits at table looking up after reading a letter
Set Title
birthday CRAYON CARBONETTE
Set Comment

CARBONETTE front, CRAYON CARBONETTE back, PRINTED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM,

Card Comment

verse:- THE SIMPLEST WISH IS MINE TO-DAY YET LOVE LURKS IN THE WORDS I SAY, MAY EVERY YEAR YOUR WHOLE LIFE THROUGH BRING JOY AND HAPPINESS TO YOU

Estimate
$6.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS girl sits at table looking up after reading a letter, holding stick to mouth with her right hand 1630
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS girl sits at table looking up after reading a letter, holding stick to mouth with her right hand
Set Title
birthday CRAYON CARBONETTE
Set Comment

CARBONETTE front, CRAYON CARBONETTE back, PRINTED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM,

Card Comment

verse:- MANY MANY BRIGHT RETURNS OF THIS, YOUR BIRTHDAY, AND MAY ALL THE HAPPINESS AND JOY YOU WISH, UNSTINTED TO YOUR PORTION FALL.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
GREETINGS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY 705
GREETINGS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY
Set Title
BIRTHDAY cute kiddies
Set Comment

OILETTE (on front), PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON, AFTER THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY BEATRICE MALLET.

Card Comment

verse:- I HOPE YOU'LL 'CUSE MY IGNORANCE, I DON'T KNOW HOW TO WRITE, BUT IF I DIDN'T SEND YOU THIS, I COULDN'T SLEEP ALL NIGHT,

Artist
BEATRICE MALLET
Estimate
$25.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
GREETINGS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY 697
GREETINGS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY
Set Title
BIRTHDAY cute kiddies
Set Comment

OILETTE (on front), PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON, AFTER THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY BEATRICE MALLET

Card Comment

verse:- I HOPE YOU'LL 'SCUSE MY IGNORANCE, I DON'T KNOW HOW TO WRITE, BUT IF I DIDN'T SEND YOU THIS, I COULDN'T SLEEP ALL NIGHT.

Artist
BEATRICE MALLET
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
WITH BIRTHDAY GREETINGS NAUGHT CAN SEVER, FRIENDS FOREVER angel in bunch of blue forget-me-nots, yellow ribbon
WITH BIRTHDAY GREETINGS NAUGHT CAN SEVER, FRIENDS FOREVER  angel in bunch of blue forget-me-nots, yellow ribbon
Set Title
Birthday, floral
Set Comment

unnumbered, undivided back, embossed, many of these images & card titles come unnumbered BIRTHDAY POST CARDS mainly flowers, children & pets, & BIRTHDAY POST CARDS 105, come glittered

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
WITH KIND REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY angel with arms outstretched in middle of bouquet of pink roses, green ribbon
WITH KIND REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY angel with arms outstretched in middle of bouquet of pink roses, green ribbon
Set Title
Birthday, floral
Set Comment

unnumbered, undivided back, embossed, many of these images & card titles come unnumbered BIRTHDAY POST CARDS mainly flowers, children & pets, & BIRTHDAY POST CARDS 105, come glittered

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY basket of clover flowers, rake across basket, card inside
A HAPPY BIRTHDAY  basket of clover flowers, rake across basket, card inside
Set Title
BIRTHDAY POST CARDS mostly flowers & children, some pets
Set Comment

unnumbered, no prefix, divided back, embossed, many with gilt inscriptions, PRINTED IN GERMANY or PRINTED IN SAXONY or CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY, come glittered
several cards used as Advertising cards opt in brown COMPLIMENTS AND BEST WISHES OF THE HEYDT BAKERY MAY YOU LIVE LONG AND ENJOY EATING YANKEE BREAD, many of the same images BIRTHDAY 105 & unnumbered Birthday floral

Estimate
$2.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
WITH HEARTY GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY girl in pink holds bouquet & letter
WITH HEARTY GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY girl in pink holds bouquet & letter
Set Title
BIRTHDAY POST CARDS mostly flowers & children, some pets
Set Comment

unnumbered, no prefix, divided back, embossed, many with gilt inscriptions, PRINTED IN GERMANY or PRINTED IN SAXONY or CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY, come glittered
several cards used as Advertising cards opt in brown COMPLIMENTS AND BEST WISHES OF THE HEYDT BAKERY MAY YOU LIVE LONG AND ENJOY EATING YANKEE BREAD, many of the same images BIRTHDAY 105 & unnumbered Birthday floral

Card Comment

opt in brown COMPLIMENTS AND BEST WISHES OF THE HEYDT BAKERY
MAY YOU LIVE LONG AND ENJOY EATING YANKEE BREAD (est. 15.00)

Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
chimney sweep delivers message 6095
chimney sweep delivers message
Set Title
character sketches
Set Comment

embossed, ART, CHROMOGRAPHED IN GERMANY, set title does not appear on cards

Card Comment

comes opt. in red TO MY LOVE

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
NEW YEAR GREETINGS snowman with feather in hat,mail pouch & letter,snowing fancy 4 leaf clover border 8139
NEW YEAR GREETINGS  snowman with feather in hat,mail pouch & letter,snowing fancy  4 leaf clover border
Set Title
CHRISTMAS snowman & 4 leaf clover
Set Comment

embossed, gilt title and in design, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN, listed in RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS' LD. CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR 1904/1905 catalogue

Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
CATCHING THE MAIL! girl clutches precious letter prior to posting it 3611-F,G,I,S or not
CATCHING THE MAIL!  girl clutches precious letter prior to posting it
Set Title
CUTE KIDDIES, SERIES 8., SERIES VI. in French Edition
Set Comment

OILETTE, COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, 3 backs, AFTER THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY BEATRICE MALLET., set comes with German backs, 3611 MODERNE KINDER inset G, come with suffix & foreign title replacing English ones (F for French, G for German, German back, I for Italian, S for spanish)

Artist
BEATRICE MALLET
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
girl in green dress and white shawl, with letter & tulip, faces right 3757
girl in green dress and white shawl, with letter & tulip, faces right
Set Title
DELFT, Dutch people, tiles, series 2
Set Comment

u/b, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN PRUSSIA

Places
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
LOVING EASTER GREETINGS two chicks, one with letter in beak, other has flower E146
LOVING EASTER GREETINGS  two chicks, one with letter in beak, other has flower
Set Title
EASTER chicks
Set Comment

gilt card titles, u/b, PRINTED IN GERMANY

Card Comment

same image E 156

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A JOYFUL EASTER two chicks in bottom part of eggshell, one with letter in beak, pussy willow behind, violets & daisies below 2833
A JOYFUL EASTER  two chicks in bottom part of eggshell, one with letter in beak, pussy willow behind, violets & daisies below
Set Title
EASTER chicks
Set Comment

embossed, CHROMO-BERLIN (in stamp box)

Estimate
$6.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY EASTER round inset, girl in pink holds rose bush in pot under arm, chick on shoulder, letter in hand, red/silver border 707
A HAPPY EASTER  round inset, girl in pink holds rose bush in pot under arm, chick on shoulder, letter in hand, red/silver border
Set Title
EASTER OFFERINGS
Set Comment

silver embossed, illuminated letters, PRINTED IN SAXONY, come with gilt or silver borders, many of the same basic images EASTER POSTCARDS 705 & EASTER 3562 without insets, two backs

Card Comment

same basic image A JOYOUS EASTER

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU bouquets of violets E136
A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU  bouquets of violets
Set Title
EASTER violets
Set Comment

gilt card titles, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN

Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LETTERS FROM HOME two naval officers aboard ship read letters from home 6087
LETTERS FROM HOME two naval officers aboard ship read letters from home
Set Title
FOR ENGLAND, HOME AND BEAUTY
Set Comment

CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY, listed in 1908/1909 & 1911/1912 Postcard Catalogue, same images packet 18, i/n 100-105 THE BRITISH NAVY

Artist
HARRY PAYNE
Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
chrysanthemums, orange bloom below white above, in front of different flower & foliage 120
chrysanthemums, orange bloom below  white above, in front of different flower & foliage
Set Title
general greetings, FLORAL
Set Comment

embossed, PRINTED IN BAVARIA, same images 125 BIRTHDAY, come glittered, come with gilt charm applique

Card Comment

come GREETINGS FROM EIFORT OHIO, come tiny envelope applique,

Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
MERRY CHRISTMAS, A STOCKING FULL OF GLADNESS MAY SANTA BRING TO YOU, WITH NOT A HOLE OF SADNESS TO LET THE GOOD LUCK THROUGH 553
MERRY CHRISTMAS, A STOCKING FULL OF GLADNESS MAY SANTA BRING TO YOU, WITH NOT A HOLE OF SADNESS TO LET THE GOOD LUCK THROUGH
Set Title
GLAD CHRISTMAS
Set Comment

PRINTED IN U.S.A., COPYRIGHT. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO., LTD. N.Y.

Artist
initials possibly KK
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
mother behind child holding flowers & a letter 2584
mother behind child holding flowers & a letter
Set Title
Glamour studies (J.S.), art nouveau
Set Comment

CONTINENTAL, u/b, M. M. VIENNA (M. Munk)

Card Comment

comes opt. in gilt CHRISTMAS GREETINGs

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
TO MY VALENTINE cupid in red looks at fancy cake, dove 200
TO MY VALENTINE  cupid in red looks at fancy cake, dove
Set Title
GOLDEN GREETINGS, VALENTINE
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN PRUSSIA

Card Comment

same image or VALENTINE GREETINGS

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
VALENTINE GREETINGS cupid in red looks at fancy cake, dove 200
VALENTINE GREETINGS  cupid in red looks at fancy cake, dove
Set Title
GOLDEN GREETINGS, VALENTINE
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN PRUSSIA

Card Comment

same image TO MY VALENTINE

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
FORGET-ME-NOT on letter held by hand in front of anchor full of blue forget-me-nots 201
FORGET-ME-NOT on letter held by hand in front of anchor full of blue forget-me-nots
Set Title
GOLDEN HEARTS
Set Comment

VALENTINE, gilt, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN PRUSSIA

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
TO MY VALENTINE hand holding letter in front of two horseshoes with red roses inside them 201
TO MY VALENTINE  hand holding letter in front of two horseshoes with red roses inside them
Set Title
GOLDEN HEARTS
Set Comment

VALENTINE, gilt, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN PRUSSIA

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
WITH FOND LOVE hand holding letter in front of two horseshoes with red roses inside them 201
WITH FOND LOVE   hand holding letter in front of two horseshoes with red roses inside them
Set Title
GOLDEN HEARTS
Set Comment

VALENTINE, gilt, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN PRUSSIA

Orientation
Horizontal
white bird flies left with forget-me-nots, green & gilt seals either side 189
white bird flies left with forget-me-nots, green & gilt seals either side
Set Title
greetings with birds
Set Comment

u/b, gilt embossed

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
MY WORD YOU DO WRITE LUVLY! 8777
MY WORD YOU DO WRITE LUVLY!
Set Title
JOLLY DEFENDERS ALL
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON, 2 backs

Card Comment

come opt. in blue DOUCE CORRESPONDANCE! or A HAPPY CHRISTMAS & verse:- MY WISH FOR YOU, IN SIMPLE RHYME- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS-TIME

Artist
G.E. SHEPHEARD
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
GOOD CHEER DIS BILLY DOO I GIF TO YOU, EIN TOKEN FULL OF VISHES TRUE; UND ALL DER TIME, MAY CHRISTMAS SHINE CHEER UP YOUR HEART LIKE OLD RHINE WINE. 8
GOOD CHEER DIS BILLY DOO I GIF TO YOU, EIN TOKEN FULL OF VISHES TRUE; UND ALL DER TIME, MAY CHRISTMAS SHINE CHEER UP YOUR HEART LIKE OLD RHINE WINE.
Set Title
JOLLY SCENES AND CHRISTMAS THEMES
Set Comment

LEATHERETTE, PRINTED IN SAXONY, same images and inscriptions CHRISTMAS 1825

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
JUST CAUGHT THE POST cat falls on pavement having put letter in letter box 1006
JUST CAUGHT THE POST  cat falls on pavement having put letter in letter box
Set Title
JUST CAUGHT THE POST
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON, comes MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS on back

Artist
F.E. Morgan (unsigned)
Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
five kittens, three read letter 896
five kittens, three read letter
Set Title
Kittens as people, at play
Set Comment

ART, embossed, u/b CHROMOGRAPHED IN PRUSSIA, or d/b CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN, listed in 1904 POSTCARD Catalogue

Card Comment

come opt. in black BIRTHDAY GREETINGS or A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Artist
Helena J. Maguire( unsigned)
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
Dutch girl holds letter to her chin, basket on back & carries another in left hand, bl/w background of coast & sailing ship 8252
Dutch girl holds letter to her chin, basket on  back & carries another in left hand, bl/w  background of coast & sailing ship
Set Title
LOVE'S MESSAGE
Set Comment

COLOR GLOSSO, PRINTED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
Dutch girl looks down at letter held with both hands, striped skirt, bl/w background of coast & sailing ship 8252
Dutch girl looks down at letter held with both hands, striped skirt, bl/w  background of coast & sailing ship
Set Title
LOVE'S MESSAGE
Set Comment

COLOR GLOSSO, PRINTED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
Dutch girl looks down at letter held with right hand, left hand on hip, red overskirt, with green stripes behind, bl/w background of coast & sailing ship 8252
Dutch girl looks down at letter held with right hand, left hand on hip, red overskirt, with green stripes behind, bl/w  background of coast & sailing ship
Set Title
LOVE'S MESSAGE
Set Comment

COLOR GLOSSO, PRINTED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY NEW YEAR pretty woman holds envelope in left hand, lantern in right, over clock 145
A HAPPY NEW YEAR  pretty woman holds envelope in left hand, lantern in right, over clock
Set Title
NEW YEAR calendars & clocks
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, 2 backs, same images with front titles in French 146

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR new year cherub stands on rock, old year hides below 145
BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR  new year cherub stands on rock, old year hides below
Set Title
NEW YEAR calendars & clocks
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, 2 backs, same images with front titles in French 146

Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR two children look up at clock 145
HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR  two children  look up at clock
Set Title
NEW YEAR calendars & clocks
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, 2 backs, same images with front titles in French 146

Card Comment

comes glittered

Artist
K. Gassaway (unsigned)
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
LOVING NEW YEAR GREETINGS two chicks one carries violets, the other an envelope N119
LOVING NEW YEAR GREETINGS  two chicks one carries violets, the other an envelope
Set Title
NEW YEAR chicks
Set Comment

CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY, come gilt embossed, come glittered, come glossy finish, come beaded

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
NEW YEAR GREETINGS yellow roses, letter below N7662
NEW YEAR GREETINGS  yellow roses, letter below
Set Title
New Year floral
Set Comment

COLOURED CRAYON, PRINTED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON, same images & verses with different card titles Christmas COLORED CRAYON 7662

Card Comment

verse:- MAY THE SUNSHINE NE'ER DEPART FROM THE GARDEN OF YOUR HEART, BRINGING FORTH THE SWEETEST//LIFE OF OURS.

Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
BONNE ANNE girl above clock with bouquet of flowers & letter 146
BONNE ANNE girl above clock with bouquet of flowers & letter
Set Title
NEW YEAR front titles in French
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, sold in francophone North America, same images English front titles 145 & 2663

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
terrier stands on mail bag, censored letter in mouth, three pups play, letters on floor 8889
terrier stands on mail bag, censored letter in mouth, three pups play, letters on floor
Set Title
PASSED BY THE CENSOR
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON, OUVERT PAR LA CENSURE, same image w/o front title OILETTE 8892

Artist
JOHN HAYES
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal