SET: WHAT ARE THE WILD WAVES SAYING?, SERIES IX.

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Set Comment

OILETTE CONNOISSEUR, 3 backs, PROCESSED IN BAVARIA, come w/o series number, come with & w/o quotes that vary for same card, same images German backs OILETTE 525 SEESTUCKE, come with anchor applique, listed in TUCK'S TRAVELOGUES (USA?1905)

First Use:06/07/1911
Sold As:set of 6 cards
Where Sold
Great Britain, United States of America

Cards in Set

ocean scene, clouds upper left, birds over water left, one large central whitecap below
2884
ocean scene, clouds upper left, birds over water left, one large central whitecap below
Card Comment

verse:- AMID THE COUNTLESS MULTITUDE OF WAVE. quote SAMUEL ROGERS, come opt. in gilt A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
or:-THOUGH MAJESTIC MAIN A SECRET WORLD OF WONDERS TO THYSELF! quote JAMES THOMSON

Artist
R. SCHMIDT, HAMBURG
Categories
Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ocean scene, grey/purple sky, red sunlight, deep grey sea, blue wave across middle, four birds back left
2884
ocean scene, grey/purple sky, red sunlight, deep grey sea, blue wave across middle, four birds back left
Card Comment

verse:- WHERE IN GAY VISION, ROUND THE HORIZON'S LINE, THE MOVING CLOUDS IN VARIOUS BEAUTY SHINE. quote SAVAGE or HERE THE FLUSHED WAVE FLINGS BACK THE PARTING LIGHT. quote SAMUEL ROGERS, come opt. in gilt A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Artist
R. SCHMIDT, HAMBURG
Categories
Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ocean scene, light comes from upper left, whitecaps even across card and deep blue water, no birds
2884
ocean scene, light comes from upper left, whitecaps even across card  and deep blue water, no birds
Card Comment

verse:- O'ER THE GLAD WATERS OF THE DARK BLUE SEA OUR THOUGHTS AS BOUNDLESS, AND OUR SOULS AS FREE. quote BYRON, or THE BRINY DEEP FAR TO THE BLUE HORIZON'S UTMOST VERGE, RESTLESS,REFLCTS A LOATING GLEAM quote JAMES THOMSON, come opt. in gilt MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY!

Artist
R. SCHMIDT, HAMBURG
Categories
Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ocean scene, three main wave formations, trough of pale sea in front of middle wave, four birds centre back
2884
ocean scene, three main wave formations, trough of pale sea in front of middle wave, four birds centre back
Card Comment

verse:- THE WILD WHITE HORSES FOAM AND FRET. quote M. ARNOLD, come opt. in gilt ALL BIRTHDAY JOYS BE YOURS

Artist
R. SCHMIDT, HAMBURG
Categories
Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ocean scene, whitecaps mainly lower right, grey blue water, two birds left/centre horizon
2884
ocean scene, whitecaps mainly lower right, grey blue water, two birds left/centre horizon
Card Comment

verse:- A WORLD OF WAVES, A SEA WITHOUT A SHORE. quote SAMUEL ROGERS or WHERE IN GAY VISION, ROUND THE HORIZON'S LINE, THE MOVING CLOUDS IN VARIOUS BEAUTY SHINE. quote SAVAGE

Artist
R. SCHMIDT, HAMBURG
Categories
Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ocean scene, whitecaps, one wave from lower left across up to right, grey blue water, four birds left back
2884
ocean scene, whitecaps, one wave from lower left across up to right, grey blue water, four birds left back
Card Comment

verse:- AMID THE COUNTLESS MULTITUDE OF WAVE. quote SAMUEL ROGERS or THE SEA! THE SEA! THE OPEN SEA! THE BLUE, THE FRESH, THE EVER FREE quote BARRY CORNWALL

Artist
R. SCHMIDT, HAMBURG
Categories
Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal