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Fishing, by Margaret Tempest, The Medici Society Ltd., London, England, 1937

EP001.01.096.01.01.019 (RS230772)

Description

The postcard is based on animal characters Margaret Tempest created for her children's books. She wrote and illustrated the "Little Grey Rabbit" books and other titles. According to text on the card verso the Medici Society is "Art Publishers by appointment to the late King George V."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1937
Physical Description
1 postcard : color illustration ; 3 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches
Dimensions
3 3/4x 5 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Cambridge Historical Commission, February 8, 2001.
GUSN
287680
Reference Code
EP001.01.096.01.01.019

Record details

Originator
Medici Society (Publisher)
Tempest, Margaret (Artist)
Other People
George V, King of Great Britain, 1865-1936
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
children's literature
illustrators
publishers
Material Type
postcards
Subjects
Squirrels
Places
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)

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