Postcards in Category Boys

ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS boy in purple shirt hold up hat & mistletoe behind mistletoe, snowy rural scene left
ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS boy in purple shirt hold up hat & mistletoe behind mistletoe, snowy rural scene left
Set Title
CHRISTMAS POST CARDS unnumbered
Set Comment

silver or gilt embossed, come PRINTED IN GERMANY or PRINTED IN SAXONY, come glittered

Card Comment

same image & card title with divided back in CHRISTMAS 102

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
A MERRY CHRISTMAS girl in purple/brown coat walks front in snow storm carrying goose, bread & parcels, 2 boys behind snow-ball her
A MERRY CHRISTMAS girl in purple/brown coat walks front in snow storm carrying goose, bread & parcels, 2 boys behind snow-ball her
Set Title
CHRISTMAS POST CARDS unnumbered
Set Comment

silver or gilt embossed, come PRINTED IN GERMANY or PRINTED IN SAXONY, come glittered

Card Comment

same image & card title with divided back in CHRISTMAS 102

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS four boys skating on ice, brick house in background C274
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS  four boys skating on ice, brick house in background
Set Title
CHRISTMAS the glories of winter, Christmas greetings
Set Comment

OILETTE, AFTER THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY E. LONGSTAFFE, OILETTE 9230 THE GLORIES OF WINTER, German backs OILETTE 9230 WINTERLANDSCHAFTEN. Christmas opts. in gilt & show very faintly on our scans

Artist
E. LONGSTAFFE
Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
I MUS'NT PASS THIS soccer 762
I MUS'NT PASS THIS  soccer
Set Title
comic sketches (series 5 but not on cards) football
Set Comment

WRITE AWAY, u/b, DESIGNED IN ENGLAND, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BAVARIA, same image i.n. 129

Artist
L. Thackeray (unsigned)
Estimate
$30.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
JOINED UP! uniformed sailor & soldier arm in arm 5331-B
JOINED UP!  uniformed sailor & soldier arm in arm
Set Title
CUTE KIDDIES
Set Comment

OILETTE, COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, AFTER THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY BEATRICE MALLET

Artist
BEATRICE MALLET
Estimate
$30.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A LITTLE SEASIDE "ROCK" couple in a sailboat on a rough sea 3629
A LITTLE SEASIDE "ROCK"  couple in a sailboat on a rough sea
Set Title
CUTE KIDDIES, SERIES 11
Set Comment

OILETTE, COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, 2 backs, AFTER THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY BEATRICE MALLET, listed in 1930 POSTCARD Catalogue

Artist
BEATRICE MALLET
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
RICKSHAW BOYS WAITING HIRE. OCEAN VIEW HOTEL
RICKSHAW BOYS WAITING HIRE. OCEAN VIEW HOTEL
Set Title
DURBAN, NATAL
Set Comment

VIEW, u/b, DESIGNED AND PRINTED IN ENGLAND

Places
Estimate
$12.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
two boys roll giant Easter egg up hill, 5 chicks & pussy-willow below
two boys roll giant Easter egg up hill, 5 chicks & pussy-willow below
Set Title
EASTER POST CARDS unnumbered narrow white borders, children's Easter fantasies
Set Comment

u/b, embossed, 3 backs (2 styles of set title), come PRINTED IN GERMANY, come rarely with completely plain backs, greeting overprints in gilt

Card Comment

EASTER WISHES

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
two boys sit on gigantic purple Easter egg, girl sits right with exaggerated 4 leaf clover, other eggs on grass
two boys sit on gigantic purple Easter egg, girl sits right with exaggerated 4 leaf clover, other eggs on grass
Set Title
EASTER POST CARDS unnumbered narrow white borders, children's Easter fantasies
Set Comment

u/b, embossed, 3 backs (2 styles of set title), come PRINTED IN GERMANY, come rarely with completely plain backs, greeting overprints in gilt

Card Comment

A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU or TO WISH YOU A HAPPY EASTER

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
two boys walk left carrying giant white egg slung from a pole
two boys walk left carrying giant white egg slung from a pole
Set Title
EASTER POST CARDS unnumbered narrow white borders, children's Easter fantasies
Set Comment

u/b, embossed, 3 backs (2 styles of set title), come PRINTED IN GERMANY, come rarely with completely plain backs, greeting overprints in gilt

Card Comment

EASTER GREETINGS

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
THE ATTACK 9589
THE ATTACK
Set Title
EVERY DOG HAS HIS DAY
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, listed in 1908/1909 & 1911/1912 & 1913/1914 Postcard Catalogues

Card Comment

comes opt. in red A HAPPY NEW YEAR, NEW YEAR GREETINGS

Artist
HARRY PAYNE
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS & TOWN HALL 4909
MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS & TOWN HALL
Set Title
FALMOUTH
Set Comment

CHROMETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, listed in 1930 POSTCARD Catalogue

Places
Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
TO MY VALENTINE FLOWERS LOVE THE SPRING AND BLOOM ANEW, BIRDS LOVE TO SING AND I LOVE YOU two boys in blue skip with forget-me-not rope 11
TO MY VALENTINE  FLOWERS LOVE THE SPRING AND BLOOM ANEW, BIRDS LOVE TO SING AND I LOVE YOU  two boys in blue skip with forget-me-not rope
Set Title
FLORAL MISSIVES, VALENTINE
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, come glittered, a few identical designs occur with different wording-listed separately, many of these numbered cards also come unnumbered

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
TO MY VALENTINE THE FLOWERS BUD AND BLOOM AND TWINE, LIKE YOU, 'ROUND HEART OF MINE two boys in green skip with rope of red flowers 11
TO MY VALENTINE  THE FLOWERS BUD AND BLOOM AND TWINE, LIKE YOU, 'ROUND HEART OF MINE  two boys in green skip with rope of red flowers
Set Title
FLORAL MISSIVES, VALENTINE
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, come glittered, a few identical designs occur with different wording-listed separately, many of these numbered cards also come unnumbered

Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A CLOSE SHAVE (ASSOCIATION) soccer 1746
A CLOSE SHAVE (ASSOCIATION) soccer
Set Title
FOOTBALL INCIDENTS
Set Comment

OILETTE, DESIGNED AND PRINTED IN ENGLAND or PRINTED IN ENGLAND, AFTER THE BLACK & WHITE DRAWING BY S.T. DADD (one card by C.M. PADDAY), listed in 1904 & 1908/1909(USA) POSTCARD Catalogue

Artist
S.T. DADD
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
man in red striped kicks ball away, player on ground with legs in air 595-B or not
man in red striped kicks ball away, player on ground with legs in air
Set Title
FUSSBALLSPIELER soccer
Set Comment

OILETTE, suffix B or not, 2 backs,

Places
Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS, GEORGE SQUARE 7578
MUNICIPAL BUILDINGS, GEORGE SQUARE
Set Title
GLASGOW
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, comes opt. in gilt ARMS OF GLASGOW, artist unknown, titles later of cards by Flower, listed in 1911/1912 Postcard Catalogue

Places
Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
two boys at gate, four Jack o Lanterns on wall 174
two boys at gate, four Jack o Lanterns on wall
Set Title
HALLOWE'EN,(Halloween) Brundage
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, with or w/o DESIGN COPYRIGHTED BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD front, 2 backs

Artist
F. Brundage (unsigned)
Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A JOLLY HALLOWE'EN! boys run with Jack-o-Lanterns on broomsticks 190
A JOLLY HALLOWE'EN!  boys run with Jack-o-Lanterns on broomsticks
Set Title
HALLOWE'EN orange & black border
Set Comment

embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
MAY YOUR HALLOWE'EN BE THRILLING! witch stirs cauldron, two boys left 190
MAY YOUR HALLOWE'EN BE THRILLING!  witch stirs cauldron,  two boys left
Set Title
HALLOWE'EN orange & black border
Set Comment

embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
boy holds sheet with jack-o-lantern head, two boys and dog run away 183
boy holds sheet with jack-o-lantern head, two boys and dog run away
Set Title
HALLOWE'EN young adults
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, comes covered by filigree WW1

Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
two boys carry wooden gate to left 183
two boys carry wooden gate to left
Set Title
HALLOWE'EN young adults
Set Comment

gilt embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, comes covered by filigree WW1

Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
MIXED BATHING 9227
MIXED BATHING
Set Title
HAPPY LITTLE COONS, SER. III.
Set Comment

3 backs, OILETTE, PROCESSED IN BAVARIA (in or out of stamp box), comes glossy finish, black interest, listed in 1908/1909 & 1911/1912 Postcard Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in blue A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Artist
H. Dix Sandford (unsigned)
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
"SATURDAY NIGHT" 9228
"SATURDAY NIGHT"
Set Title
HAPPY LITTLE COONS, SER. IV., black interest
Set Comment

2 backs, OILETTE, PROCESSED IN BAVARIA (in or out of stamp box), black interest, listed in 1908/1909 &1911/1912 Postcard Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in blue A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Artist
H. Dix Sandford (unsigned)
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
THE NEW YEAR IS HERE! MAY IT BRING YOU ALL KINDS OF NICE THINGS! 612
THE NEW YEAR IS HERE!  MAY IT BRING YOU ALL KINDS OF NICE THINGS!
Set Title
HAPPY NEW YEAR children
Set Comment

gilt in card design, PRINTED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
WE WISH YOU A JOLLY NEW YEAR! 612
WE WISH YOU A JOLLY NEW YEAR!
Set Title
HAPPY NEW YEAR children
Set Comment

gilt in card design, PRINTED IN SAXONY

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
HOME OF ANDREW JOHNSON, GREENVILLE,TENN. 2900
HOME OF ANDREW JOHNSON, GREENVILLE,TENN.
Set Title
HOMES OF THE U.S. PRESIDENTS
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, sold as set of 25 in special box tied with red, white & blue ribbon

Card Comment

comes with advert APOLLO CHOCOLATES in gilt on front
17th President 1865-1869

Artist
C. Chapman (unsigned, one card in set signed)
Places
Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
winter lakeside scene, woman carries wood, two boys play "VIRGIN THERE THE GREEN GRASS GROWS, EV'RY MORN SPRING'S NATAL DAY; BRIGHT HUED BERRIES DAFF THE SNOWS, SMILING WINTER'S FROWN AWAY 1158
winter lakeside scene, woman carries wood, two boys play  "VIRGIN THERE THE GREEN GRASS GROWS, EV'RY MORN SPRING'S NATAL DAY; BRIGHT HUED BERRIES DAFF THE SNOWS, SMILING WINTER'S FROWN AWAY
Set Title
ILLUSTRATED SONGS (series ii, not on cards) "'KILLARNEY" longer verses
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, same images in 1158 with shorter verses

Places
Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
winter lakeside scene, woman carries wood, two boys play "BRIGHT HUED BERRIES DAFF THE SNOWS, SMILING WINTER'S FROWN AWAY" 1158
winter lakeside scene, woman carries wood, two boys play  "BRIGHT HUED BERRIES DAFF THE SNOWS, SMILING WINTER'S FROWN AWAY"
Set Title
ILLUSTRATED SONGS (series ii, not on cards) "KILLARNEY" short verses
Set Comment

9 backs, u/b or d/b, ART, OILETTE comes with & w/o DESIGNED AND PRINTED IN ENGLAND, or PRINTED IN ENGLAND, comes w/o trade name, come opt. in blue GREETING! FROM LAKE HOTEL KILLARNEY, come with longer verses 1158, listed in 1904 & 1908/1909 & 1911/1912 & 1913/1914 Postcard Catalogues

Places
Estimate
$2.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
THE DOG THAT GROWLED! 1396
THE DOG THAT GROWLED!
Set Title
IN OUR VILLAGE
Set Comment

HUMOROUS, DESIGNED IN ENGLAND, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BAVARIA, PROOF EDITION 4 (advertised 1902/1903), listed in 1908/1909 & 1911/1912 POSTCARD Catalogue

Artist
GRAHAM HYDE
Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
LOOKING FOR SANTA CLAUS 9471
LOOKING FOR SANTA CLAUS
Set Title
IN THE NURSERY
Set Comment

OILETTE. PRINTED IN ENGLAND same images come in OILETTE C 217 Christmas, listed in 1908/1909 Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in red CHRISTMAS GREETINGS

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
THE PROMENADE 1818
THE PROMENADE
Set Title
IPSWICH, SILVERETTE
Set Comment

shades of deep purple, SILVERETTE, PHOTO BERLIN, come opt. in red or blue ARMS OF IPSWICH, listed in RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS' LD. CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR 1904/1905 catalogue

Places
Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
THE STRAND, BASRA few boats
THE STRAND, BASRA  few boats
Set Title
Iraq
Set Comment

COLLO-PHOTO, PRINTED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM or PRINTED IN ENGLAND (in one of two different locations), PUBLISHED FOR A. KERIM, BASRA, PERSIAN GULF, comes with or without COPYRIGHT KERIM

Card Comment

back CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
BRODICK BAY & GOAT FELL 7539
BRODICK BAY & GOAT FELL
Set Title
ISLE OF ARRAN
Set Comment

OILETTE, with and w/o BONNIE OF SCOTLAND, with and w/o COPYRIGHT LONDON, comes oilfacsim but not so trade named (OILFACSIM on packet, not on cards), comes opt. in red and blue AMERICAN Y.M.C.A., 7 backs, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, AFTER THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY H.B. WIMBUSH., listed in 1908/1909 & 1911/1912 & 1930 POSTCARD Catalogues

Card Comment

comes opt. in gilt BIRTHDAY GREETINGS

Artist
H.B. WIMBUSH
Places
Estimate
$3.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
white hen & ten chicks move right towards black cock, observed by two boys 785
white hen  & ten chicks move right towards black cock, observed by two boys
Set Title
JOYEUSES PAQUES
Set Comment

embossed, UN MOT A LA POSTE, (DEPOSE)

Estimate
$12.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
girl holds cock while two boys examine nest of Easter eggs, hen retreats 376-B
girl holds cock while two boys examine nest of Easter eggs, hen retreats
Set Title
JOYEUSES PAQUES EASTER fantasy
Set Comment

UN MOT A LA POSTE, (DEPOSE), come opt. in red JOYEUSES PAQUES

Estimate
$12.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
BESSIE'S BUN 6082
BESSIE'S BUN
Set Title
JUVENILE in a line
Set Comment

CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY

Card Comment

comes opt. in red CHRISTMAS GREETINGS

Artist
H. DIX SANDFORD
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
PRETTY PHYLLIS 6082
PRETTY PHYLLIS
Set Title
JUVENILE in a line
Set Comment

CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY

Card Comment

comes opt. in green CHRISTMAS GREETINGS

Artist
H. DIX SANDFORD
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LITTLE PIERROTS 1631
LITTLE PIERROTS
Set Title
Lads and lassies, ART
Set Comment

shades of grey/black, come hand-coloured, ART, 2 backs, PRODUCED IN AUSTRIA, listed in 1904 POSTCARD Catalogue

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
two young chimney-sweeps kneel before pretty woman standing behind & offer trays of flowers 223
two young chimney-sweeps kneel before pretty woman standing behind & offer trays of flowers
Set Title
le petit ramoneur (1904 list) little chimney sweep
Set Comment

u/b, grey, come hand-coloured, green International backs, SBW in 3 leaf clover, UN MOT A LA POSTE, (DEPOSE)

Estimate
$30.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
two young chimney-sweeps , one on either side of pretty woman standing carrying flowers 223
two young chimney-sweeps , one on either side of pretty woman standing carrying flowers
Set Title
le petit ramoneur (1904 list) little chimney sweep
Set Comment

u/b, grey, come hand-coloured, green International backs, SBW in 3 leaf clover, UN MOT A LA POSTE, (DEPOSE)

Card Comment

comes opt. in gilt BONNE ANNEE

Estimate
$30.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
four children toboggan down snowy hill 9468
four children toboggan down snowy hill
Set Title
MERRY WINTER
Set Comment

OILETTE, PROCESSED IN BAVARIA

Card Comment

comes opt. in red A HAPPY CHRISTMAS verse, BONNE ANNEE, FROHLICHE WEIHNACHTEN, A MERRY CHRISTMAS, MES MEILLEURS VOEUX

Artist
H. DIX SANDFORD
Estimate
$12.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
three children cheer another child on a toboggan, two children with a toboggan in the background 9909
three children cheer another child on a toboggan, two children with a toboggan in the background
Set Title
MERRY WINTER
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, listed in 1911/1912 Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in gilt MERRY CHRISTMAS

Estimate
$6.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
A MERRY CHRISTMAS (gilt or red ) children on snowy path, one rides sled C1771
A MERRY CHRISTMAS (gilt or red ) children on snowy path, one rides sled
Set Title
MERRY WINTER children & snow
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND

Card Comment

comes opt. in red A MERRY CHRISTMAS MAY GLAD GOOD FORTUNE ON YOU SMILE, AND CHRISTMAS EVERY CARE BEGUILE or in gilt A MERRY CHRISTMAS WHILE HEARTS ARE LIGHT, AND HOPES ARE BRIGHT...RINGING//BRINGING!

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
THE SUNSHINE SLOPES, SANDILANDS PROMENADE
THE SUNSHINE SLOPES, SANDILANDS PROMENADE
Set Title
MORECAMBE
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, with or w/o SPECIALLY PRODUCED FOR A. & P., KENDAL., with or w/o PHOTO: J. HARDMAN, KENDAL

Artist
PHOTO: J. HARDMAN, KENDAL
Places
Estimate
$6.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
two boys, one crying cower below wooden blue-bird 4096
two boys, one crying cower below wooden blue-bird
Set Title
MOTHER GOOSE
Set Comment

DESIGNED AND PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN

Artist
M. ATTWELL
Estimate
$25.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
JESMOND DENE two people sitting by waterfall 2030
JESMOND DENE two people sitting by waterfall
Set Title
NEWCASTLE or NEW-CASTLE
Set Comment

grey/black, TOWN AND CITY, PHOTOTYPED IN HOLLAND, set & card titles in lower margin, listed in 1904/1905 Postcard Catalogue

Places
Orientation
Horizontal
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU three children and snowman 3123
A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU three children and snowman
Set Title
NEW YEAR children
Set Comment

embossed border of inset image, HANDCOLOURED PHOTOGRAVURE, PROCESSED IN SAXONY

Orientation
Horizontal
WE'RE ALL OUT TO WIN! 3141
WE'RE ALL OUT TO WIN!
Set Title
OUT TO WIN!
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND or PRINTED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON

Card Comment

comes opt. in red A HAPPY CHRISTMAS or opt. in black POINT DE JALOUX!

Artist
DOROTHY E. BRAHAM
Estimate
$12.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
THE PRUSSIANS' BRIDGE 7511
THE PRUSSIANS' BRIDGE
Set Title
PICARDY, FRANCE
Set Comment

OILETTE, WIDE-WIDE-WORLD, PROCESSED IN BAVARIA (in stamp box), card titles on back, listed in 1908/1909 Catalogue

Card Comment

comes opt. in blue A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Places
Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal