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

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1937

GUSN

GUSN-287680

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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."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
publishers
children's literature
illustrators
postcards

Physical Description

1 postcard : color illustration ; 3 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.096.01.01.019

Image Dimensions

3 3/4 x 5 1/2 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Cambridge Historical Commission, February 8, 2001.

Places

London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)

Record Details

Originator

Tempest, Margaret (Artist)
Medici Society (Publisher)

Material Type

postcards

Other People

George V, King of Great Britain, 1865-1936

Subjects

Squirrels

Description Level

Item