Picture Postcard

£50.00

SKU: 2111P13

Description

Unique   16 September 1927. Postcard to Mrs J. Richards, 13 Gleneagles Cottages, Scotstown, Glasgow

“Torquay 16th Sept. 1927.

Dear A.  I will write you a long letter when I return home. Have had a lovely time down here. Weather not too bad. Going to Paignton this afternoon. You would love it. Yours, Elsie”

Postmark Torquay, penny red George V stamp

The picture is one of a series of illustrations by C. H. Twelvetrees: this is Twelvetrees No. 16, from the Alpha Publishing Company of 2 and 4 Scrutton Street, London.   Charles Twelvetrees, of New York, specialised in sweet and amusing paintings of chubby-cheeked babies and toddlers, with humorous captions.