Tag Archives: Raphael Tuck & Sons

Jollies and Follies

An early series done by Dwig is his Jollies and Follies set, published by Tuck. The cards are all weather related, and feature Dwig’s beauties on moons, suns, stars, or a globe. “Cloudy and threatening, but it may pass over” … Continue reading

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Every Time

Dwig’s “Everytime” series was published by Raphael Tuck & Sons as a set of 12 cards. In every card, there is a man who sees a woman’s image wherever he is, whether it’s in a tree, wave, cloud, or in … Continue reading

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April

This Tuck Sentiments of the Month card is for April. Taurus used to be the Zodiac sign, but now Taurus is only really for the end of April birthdays, and Aries is for most of the month. Daisies were the … Continue reading

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January

This January card from Tuck’s Sentiments of the Months series (#200) is a good example of how some month’s birth flowers, birthstones, and zodiac signs have changed since the early 1900s. On this card, which was mailed on March 1, … Continue reading

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Early Louis Wain French Postcard

A few months ago I was browsing on tuckdb.org and was looking through Louis Wain cards when I found the card featured¬†above. TuckDB had an estimated value of $200 for it and the other cards from this series, series 130, … Continue reading

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Dwig Thanksgiving

The only Thanksgiving themed card I have ever seen by Dwig is this November card from Tuck’s Zodiac series no. 128. Even with a chef’s hat on her head, the woman still has the usual Dwig flower in her hair. … Continue reading

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Dwig Pipe Dreams- Summer Days

Dwig’s “Pipe Dreams” series published by Raphael Tuck & Sons is a similar art style to his Facts and Fancies series. It doesn’t look like a typical Dwig. This is series no. 122 and there are a total of 6 … Continue reading

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