Doris Frohnsdorff Antiques and Rare Books
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1980 item #1342230
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TWO VERY LARGE CHRISTMAS CARDS WITH NORMAN ROCKWELL DESIGNS. Grant. The Curtis Publishing Company, 1973. Card No.1. "GOD BLESS US EVERY ONE". Depicted is Tiny Tim from Charles Dickens' "Christmas Carol". The original oil painting by Rockwell was used for the cover of "The Saturday Evening Post", December 15, 1934. Card No. 2. "THE DISCOVERY" Depicts a young boy having discovered Santa's costume in a chest of drawers...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1920 item #1312070
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$9.50
WALTER CRANE BOOKMARK. SCOTTISH WIDOWS' FUND. Circa 1914. Measures 6 inches by 2 1/4 inches. Printed in navy blue and white on both sides. The obverse with a highly detailed design by Walter Crane of a woman on a swing, the word "MAY" at the top. Published by the (Mutual) Life Assurance Society. Top corners lightly creased and top edge toned otherwise in very good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1900 item #1161750
Doris Frohnsdorff
$24.50
VICTORIAN MINIATURE "CALENDAR OF THE SEASONS" Marcus Ward, 1885. A four-paneled calendar which originally would have been folded but now separated at each fold with each separate card measuring 4 1/4" by 2 5/8". The chromolithographed cards are printed in full colors and gilt. Each card features a portrait miniature of a young girl in a central medallion: 1.) SPRING; 2.) SUMMER; 3.) AUTUMN; 4.) WINTER. Please see enlargements for details...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1160010
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$15.99
JOHN WINSCH NOVELTY CHRISTMAS POSTCARD WITH SMALL BOOKLET ATTACHED. 1911. Printed in Germany in full colors and gilt. The card features a DIE CUT booklet attached to the front of the card with a pink silk ribbon. Inscribed in pencil on the back but not postally used - otherwise in mint condition with no inscriptions inside the booklet.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1159018
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$7.99
AN EMBOSSED CHRISTMAS POSTCARD. T.C.Co., Chicago. C. 1910. Silver background featuring a cupid holding a large goblet. Decorated with holly and four-leaf clovers. Postally used.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1159017
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$7.99
A CHRISTMAS POSTCARD. Printed in Germany. NO.W.20. Circa 1910. A winter scene with a horseshoe. Holly border. In excellent UNUSED condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1159016
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$15.99
A BERTHA E.BLODGETT CHRISTMAS POSTCARD. 1911. Two girls with large bonnets and wearing ermine. Postally used. Signed with the artist's initials lower right.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1910 item #1159015
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$15.99
A HUMOROUS MOUSE POSTCARD. Ullman Co., 1907. Depicts two mice - one is being pulled away from a mouse trap by the other. Captioned: "MY WIFE WON'T LET ME!" Signed by the artist, lower right - "L". In mint UNUSED condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1159011
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$9.99
A FINE EMBOSSED CHRISTMAS CARD, No, C-162. Inscribed on the back in ink and dated Dec.23rd,'15. It features an embossed figure of a lady wearing a stylish red dress. Gilt accents.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Paper : Pre 1900 item #1159010
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$15.99
AN EARLY L.PRANG CHRISTMAS CARD. 1880. It depicts a small child gazing at some birds on a tree branch from which hangs some Christmas stockings. Captioned: Hang stockings high,/ Christmas is nigh,/ And birds will surely find them./ And when they go/ They will, I know,/Leave many gifts behind them. Measures 5 1/4" by 3 1/4". In very good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1159005
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$8.99
FOUR SMALL CHROMOLITHOGRAPHED CAT CARDS. Late 19th C. All are heads of cats or kittens. 2 measure approximately 3" by 2"; 1 measures 2 1/4" by 2"; and 1 is 3" by 2 1/8" (this one has an advertisement on the back for R & J Gilchrist's Dry Goods. Three have plain backs. There is a defect to the upper right corner of one. Please see enlargements for details.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1159002
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$7.99
AN UNUSED CHRISTMAS POSTCARD. HOLLY. No. 4244. Captioned: Christmas Greetings. In very fine unused condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1159001
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$7.99
CHRISTMAS POSTCARD. Circa 1910. An UNUSED embossed card: BRIGHT BE YOUR CHRISTMAS. Depicts an inset windmill scene and a vase of holly and mistletoe. In mint condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1158428
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$12.99
CHRISTMAS POSTCARD. SANTA WITH TOYS. SERIES 1256. C. 1910. Captioned: CHRISTMAS JOYS. You might look for Santa Claus/ And never, never, find him/ But, oh, you'll surely find the toys/ He always leaves behind him. Postally unused.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1158425
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$7.99
A CLASSIC CHRISTMAS POSTCARD - HOLLY. Unknown maker marked on the obverse 2106. C. 1910. Captioned: "A Merry Christmas". Sprigs of holly against a gilt background. In very fine unused condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1158424
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$15.99
CHRISTMAS POSTCARD. COACH SCENE. Gibson Art Co. Circa 1910. A lovely winter coach scene. In MINT condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1158421
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$16.99
AN EMBOSSED CHRISTMAS POSTCARD. WOMAN IN SLED. C.1910. A winter scene with folks in period costume against a gilt background. Postally unused but with a light pencil inscription on reverse. Fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Postcards : Pre 1920 item #1158419
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$15.99
CHRISTMAS POSTCARD. RING-A-ROSEY. Bon Ton Art Co., 1912. The card depicts a winter scene with white-robed children dancing around a snowman. Gilt background. Postally used.