Postcards in Category Violets

floral, two bells left under violets, rural insert right 139
floral, two bells left under violets, rural insert right
Set Title
NEW YEAR front titles A HAPPY NEW YEAR
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, same images, French inscriptions 140, Tuck symbols come with minute variations front or back

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
floral, violets round clock middle left, house lower right, gilt good luck pig lower left 139
floral, violets round clock middle left, house lower right,  gilt good luck pig lower left
Set Title
NEW YEAR front titles A HAPPY NEW YEAR
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, same images, French inscriptions 140, Tuck symbols come with minute variations front or back

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
NEW YEAR GREETINGS boy looks front with left hand on calendar, tit upper left, violet horseshoe surround 600
NEW YEAR GREETINGS  boy looks front with left hand on calendar, tit upper left, violet horseshoe surround
Set Title
NEW YEAR GREETINGS English card titles
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, come with minute differnces in ink colour and typesetting on back, same images come with German card titles 600

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
NEW YEAR GREETINGS woman holds up child to reveal date, clock above, man with wine to right 600
NEW YEAR GREETINGS  woman holds up child to reveal date, clock above, man with wine to right
Set Title
NEW YEAR GREETINGS English card titles
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, come with minute differnces in ink colour and typesetting on back, same images come with German card titles 600

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR inset boy with violets above clock 600
WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR  inset boy with violets above clock
Set Title
NEW YEAR GREETINGS English card titles
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, come with minute differnces in ink colour and typesetting on back, same images come with German card titles 600

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
DIE BESTEN GLUCKWUNSCHE ZUM JAHRESWECHSEL woman holds up child to reveal date, clock above, man with wine to right 600
DIE BESTEN GLUCKWUNSCHE ZUM JAHRESWECHSEL woman holds up child to reveal date, clock above, man with wine to right
Set Title
NEW YEAR GREETINGS German card titles
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, comes with minute differnces in ink colour and typesetting on back, same images come with English card titles 600

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
bunch & horseshoe of violets below clock 602
bunch & horseshoe of violets below clock
Set Title
NEW YEAR HAPPY HOURS
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, cards come with title A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
violets left, JANUARY 1 calendar page insc. HEAVEN PROSPER THEE, BE HOPE THY GUIDE! 602
violets left, JANUARY 1 calendar page insc. HEAVEN PROSPER THEE, BE HOPE THY GUIDE!
Set Title
NEW YEAR HAPPY HOURS
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, cards come with title A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Card Comment

quote WORDSWORTH

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY NEW YEAR violets N4017
A HAPPY NEW YEAR  violets
Set Title
New Year nests & flowers
Set Comment

GEM GLOSSO, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, same images BIRTHDAY R 454 & Christmas C 4017

Card Comment

verse:- MAY BLOSSOMS DECK THE PATH YOU TREAD, LOVE GUARD YOU DAY BY DAY- ALL BLESSINGS LIGHT ON YOUR//FOR AYE.

Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU numbers of 1908 in purple violets 113
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU  numbers of 1908 in purple violets
Set Title
NEW YEAR POST CARDS
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY for cards with foreign inscriptions, but English backs sold in N. America, see 114 also same images & inscriptions in unnumbered set

Estimate
$2.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR 1908 surrounded & made up by purple violets, house above 113
WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR  1908 surrounded & made up by purple violets, house above
Set Title
NEW YEAR POST CARDS
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY for cards with foreign inscriptions, but English backs sold in N. America, see 114 also same images & inscriptions in unnumbered set

Card Comment

comes glittered

Estimate
$2.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
NEW YEAR GREETINGS violets N4027
NEW YEAR GREETINGS  violets
Set Title
NEW YEAR violets
Set Comment

embossed, gilt, PRODUCED IN HANOVER

Card Comment

verse:- AS EACH NEW YEAR HOUR FLIES SWIFT BEFORE YOUR HAPPY EYES PICTURES BRIGHT MAY IT UNFOLD//HOLD.

Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
A HAPPY NEW YEAR violets N2131
A HAPPY NEW YEAR  violets
Set Title
NEW YEAR violets
Set Comment

embossed with gilt card titles, PRODUCED IN HANOVER, colour of cardstock may vary

Card Comment

verse:- MAY SUNSHINE GILD THE CLOSING YEAR AND BRIGHTEN EACH SUCCEEDING DAY, MAY HAPPINESS LIKE MUSIC CHEER//FUTURE WAY.

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
NEW YEAR GREETINGS N2131
NEW YEAR GREETINGS
Set Title
NEW YEAR violets
Set Comment

embossed with gilt card titles, PRODUCED IN HANOVER, colour of cardstock may vary

Card Comment

verse:- MAY ALL THINGS GLAD AND FAIR AND BRIGHT AND EVERY JOY THAT'S BEST SURROUND YOUR//YOUR BLEST.

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
NEW YEAR GREETINGS violets C4025
NEW YEAR GREETINGS  violets
Set Title
NEW YEAR violets
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRODUCED IN HANOVER

Card Comment

verse:- AS EACH NEW YEAR HOUR FLIES SWIFT BEFORE YOUR HAPPY EYES PICTURES BRIGHT MAY IT UNFOLD- EVER DEARER PLEASURES HOLD

Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY NEW YEAR in gilt, purple violets in tall vase 3119
A HAPPY NEW YEAR in gilt, purple violets in tall vase
Set Title
NEW YEAR violets in vases
Set Comment

embossed, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, PROCESSED IN GERMANY

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
NEW YEAR GREETINGS in gilt, purple violets vase with rounded base 3119
NEW YEAR GREETINGS in gilt, purple violets vase with rounded base
Set Title
NEW YEAR violets in vases
Set Comment

embossed, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, PROCESSED IN GERMANY

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
BONNE ANNEE numbers of 1908 in purple violets 114
BONNE ANNEE  numbers of 1908 in purple violets
Set Title
NEW YEAR with front card titles in French
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, French inscriptions but English backs, sold in N. America to francophones, same images NEW YEAR 113

Card Comment

comes glittered

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
RICHMOND, VA., STATE CAPITOL 2733
RICHMOND, VA., STATE CAPITOL
Set Title
OUR BELLES
Set Comment

OUR BELLES USA set, PRINTED IN SAXONY, on every cards:- PRETTY GIRLS, PRETTY GIRLS EVERYWHERE, BUT THE ........... BELLES ARE CLAIMED MOST FAIR

Places
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ITHACA, CORNELL UNIVERSITY CAMPUS 2738
ITHACA, CORNELL UNIVERSITY CAMPUS
Set Title
OUR BELLES
Set Comment

OUR BELLES USA set, PRINTED IN SAXONY, on every cards:- PRETTY GIRLS, PRETTY GIRLS EVERYWHERE, BUT THE ........... BELLES ARE CLAIMED MOST FAIR

Places
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY, UNIVERSITY HALL, APPLETON, WIS. 2798
LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY, UNIVERSITY HALL, APPLETON, WIS.
Set Title
OUR BELLES
Set Comment

OUR BELLES USA set, PRINTED IN SAXONY, on every card:- PRETTY GIRLS, PRETTY GIRLS EVERYWHERE, BUT THE ............. BELLES ARE CLAIMED MOST FAIR

Card Comment

two cards of this design with two of 2796 & two of 2797 may have been sold in packet of six cards or there may be other APPLETON OUR BELLES cards not yet recorded

Places
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
four sleeping girls, violets below 1543
four sleeping girls, violets below
Set Title
Our Girls, studies of girls
Set Comment

u/b, ART, DESIGNED IN ENGLAND, CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY

Card Comment

come opt. in black WITH BEST CHRISTMAS WISHES or MANY HAPPY RETURNS or BIRTHDAY GREETINGS

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE
Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
four unhappy & crying girls, violets below 1545
four unhappy & crying girls, violets below
Set Title
Our Girls, studies of girls
Set Comment

u/b, ART, DESIGNED IN ENGLAND, CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY

Card Comment

come opt. in black I WISH YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE
Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
three girls, middle girl wears hat with roses, violets below 1546
three girls, middle girl wears hat with roses, violets below
Set Title
Our Girls, studies of girls
Set Comment

u/b, ART, DESIGNED IN ENGLAND, CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY

Card Comment

comes opt. in black LOVING WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY or TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Artist
FRANCES BRUNDAGE
Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
three pigeons, white pouter displays to white female sitting on basket, grey bird behind looking left 6851
three pigeons, white pouter displays to white female sitting on basket, grey bird behind looking left
Set Title
pigeons in springtime
Set Comment

embossed, ART, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN (in stamp box), same images REMEMBRANCE 6852 & 6853

Estimate
$12.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
3 yellow & one blue-black chick watch another chick hatch
3 yellow & one blue-black chick watch another chick hatch
Set Title
"PINCH AND SQUEAK" NOVELTY CARD, unnumbered
Set Comment

PRODUCED IN ENGLAND, squeeker between layers of postcard, some come OILETTE front

Card Comment

same image E 1012 Easter GOLDEN FLUFF

Artist
A.W. (Alice Lizzie West)
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
REMEMBRANCE green horseshoe of clover & violets with white arrow through center 6291
REMEMBRANCE  green horseshoe of clover & violets with white arrow through center
Set Title
REMEMBRANCE
Set Comment

gilt embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN (in stamp box)

Card Comment

comes beaded, comes with multi-coloured glitter

Estimate
$6.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
WITH LOVE white lilies-of-the-valley overlay violets in the shape of an anchor, dove & letter 6291
WITH LOVE  white lilies-of-the-valley overlay violets in the shape of an anchor, dove & letter
Set Title
REMEMBRANCE
Set Comment

gilt embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN (in stamp box)

Estimate
$6.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
chick coming out of shell with letter in beak 2865
chick coming out of shell with letter in beak
Set Title
REMEMBRANCE chicks & flowers
Set Comment

embossed, CHROMO-BERLIN (in stamp box), same images EASTER 2859

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
TO MY LOVE posy of violets & novelty fan opens 2136
TO MY LOVE  posy of violets & novelty fan opens
Set Title
REMEMBRANCE floral novelty, Klein
Set Comment

CHROMOGRAPHED IN GERMANY, come beaded

Artist
C. KLEIN
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
cupid walks on fence wires carrying telegram MY LOVE hearts on posts 6116
cupid walks on fence wires carrying telegram MY LOVE  hearts on posts
Set Title
REMEMBRANCE Valentine
Set Comment

gilt embossed

Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
WITH MY LOVE BLOSSOMS FOR BLOSSOMS, BESTREW THY WAY, AND LOVE, SWEET LOVE, MAKE GLAD EACH DAY cupid in violets 2132
WITH MY LOVE   BLOSSOMS FOR BLOSSOMS, BESTREW THY WAY, AND LOVE, SWEET LOVE, MAKE GLAD EACH DAY   cupid in violets
Set Title
REMEMBRANCE Valentine floral children
Set Comment

gilt embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN

Artist
E. Clapsaddle (unsigned)
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
TO MY VALENTINE bunch of vioets, green ribbon 4506
TO MY VALENTINE bunch of vioets, green ribbon
Set Title
REMEMBRANCE violets
Set Comment

embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY (in stamp box)

Card Comment

comes opt. in silver WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR, source Q

Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
lake with trees on shores, violets 18-01
lake with trees on shores, violets
Set Title
rural scenes & flowers, Klein, French
Set Comment

u/b, UN MOT A LA POSTE, (DEPOSE)

Artist
C.K. (Klein, C.)
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
blossom trees, two cottages, lake, sun coming through clouds, violets 18-12
blossom trees, two cottages, lake, sun coming through clouds, violets
Set Title
rural scenes & flowers, Klein, French
Set Comment

u/b, UN MOT A LA POSTE, (DEPOSE)

Artist
C.K. (Klein, C.)
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS, violets over horseshoe 1703
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS, violets over horseshoe
Set Title
SATIN CELLULOID
Set Comment

PRODUCED IN BERLIN, very heavy embossing gives applique effect

Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS basket of violets with pink bow 3025
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS  basket of violets with pink bow
Set Title
SATIN greetings
Set Comment

HANDCOLOURED SATIN, very heay embossing, satin applique, embossed gilt borders, PROCESSED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS satin violets & lilies of the valley 3025
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS  satin violets & lilies of the valley
Set Title
SATIN greetings
Set Comment

HANDCOLOURED SATIN, very heay embossing, satin applique, embossed gilt borders, PROCESSED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
GO, LITTLE MESSENGER AND TELL MY SWEET THAT SOMEONE WORSHIPS AT HER FEET. 21
GO, LITTLE MESSENGER AND TELL MY SWEET THAT SOMEONE WORSHIPS AT HER FEET.
Set Title
SPORTIVE CUPIDS, VALENTINE
Set Comment

embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY

Artist
J. Johnson (unsigned)
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
RHODE ISLAND, THE RHODE ISLAND BELLE 2669
RHODE ISLAND, THE RHODE ISLAND BELLE
Set Title
STATE BELLES
Set Comment

PHOTOCHROMED IN SAXONY

Places
Estimate
$12.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
bunch of purple violets, stalks lower right 1312
bunch of purple violets, stalks lower right
Set Title
sweet violets (series I, not on cards), Klein
Set Comment

ART, CHROMOGRAPHED IN GERMANY, greeting opts. come in gold or violet, listed in 1904 POSTCARD Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in purple EASTER GREETINGS

Artist
C. KLEIN
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
bunch of purple violets, stalks lower right, one flower lower right 1312
bunch of purple violets, stalks lower right, one flower lower right
Set Title
sweet violets (series I, not on cards), Klein
Set Comment

ART, CHROMOGRAPHED IN GERMANY, greeting opts. come in gold or violet, listed in 1904 POSTCARD Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in purple or gilt BIRTHDAY GREETINGS or in purple WITH LOVE

Artist
C. KLEIN
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
bunch of purple violets, stalks low left, main bunch of flowers middle of card 1312
bunch of purple violets, stalks low left, main bunch of flowers middle of card
Set Title
sweet violets (series I, not on cards), Klein
Set Comment

ART, CHROMOGRAPHED IN GERMANY, greeting opts. come in gold or violet, listed in 1904 POSTCARD Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in gilt BIRTHDAY GREETINGS or in purple TO MY LOVE

Artist
C. KLEIN
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
bunch of purple violets, stalks to right, beginning 1/3 way up card, 2 flowers below 1312
bunch of purple violets, stalks to right, beginning 1/3 way up card, 2 flowers below
Set Title
sweet violets (series I, not on cards), Klein
Set Comment

ART, CHROMOGRAPHED IN GERMANY, greeting opts. come in gold or violet, listed in 1904 POSTCARD Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in green EASTER GREETINGS or in violet A HAPPY BIRTHDAY

Artist
C. KLEIN
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
bunch of purple violets, stalks very low left, main bunch of flowers upper left 1312
bunch of purple violets, stalks very low left, main bunch of flowers upper left
Set Title
sweet violets (series I, not on cards), Klein
Set Comment

ART, CHROMOGRAPHED IN GERMANY, greeting opts. come in gold or violet, listed in 1904 POSTCARD Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in purple THOUGHTS OF YOU

Artist
C. KLEIN
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
VIOLET inset glamorous lady,violets in border 2586
VIOLET  inset glamorous lady,violets in border
Set Title
sweet womanhood, flower maidens, insets
Set Comment

CONNOISSEUR, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN, same basic images CHRISTMAS 1907 & 1920, ELITE 3013 (large images),, listed in 1904 POSTCARD Catalogue, PROOF EDITION 7 (advertised.1902/1903), French backs SERIE 244, 345, as insets

Artist
FRANK HAVILAND
Estimate
$25.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
LA VIOLETTE young lady with low cut white dress, ringlet of hair over right shoulder, eyes closed, floral corsage 345
LA VIOLETTE  young lady with low cut white dress, ringlet of hair over right shoulder, eyes closed, floral corsage
Set Title
symboles des fleurs, sweet womanhood & flowers, French
Set Comment

u/b, UN MOT A LA POSTE (DEPOSE), varying styles same basic images of young women each representing a flower, same large images ELITE 3013 & PROOF EDITION 7 (advertised.1902/1903) & as insets CHRISTMAS 1907 & 1920, CONNOISSEUR 2586, also French back SERIE 344, come with grey advert. on back CHICOREE ARLATTE & CIE PREMIERE MARQUE FRANCAIS

Artist
FRANK HAVILAND
Estimate
$25.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS white bonnetted girl with violets 505
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS  white bonnetted girl with violets
Set Title
THE CHRISTMAS SERIES English card titles
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, also comes with German card titles THE CHRISTMAS SERIES 505, multiple backs with minute differences in colour and typesetting

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU rural sea-side,violets 83
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU  rural sea-side,violets
Set Title
THE COUNTRYSIDE
Set Comment

embossed, CHRISTMAS, CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
VIOLETS 8152
VIOLETS
Set Title
THE TIME OF FLOWERS, SERIES II.
Set Comment

RAPHOLETTE GLOSSO, PROCESSED IN SAXONY (comes covered by filigree during World War I.)

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical