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0842: Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Sharkey Greeting Card Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Greeting card art, Christmas card art, two children at dinner table praying before they eat, dog with halo also sits at table while cat looks on from floor and bird sleeps in cage; possible date of 10/12/73 on bottom of art; back of art has sticker which says "p1) 'God bless us every one!' Charles Dickens p3) Happiness at Christmas and always." Card which was made from art is also included in plastic sleeve; card was produced by Norcross and is part of "Little Dickens" series, plastic art overlay with design sticker has become detached from art but is included in plastic sleeve with art and finished card, watercolor, pastels, or acrylic, color This collection consists of original art work for greeting card companies. This box contains art from various artists, many from unknown dates. The card company is identified in some cases.
Drawing (Visual Work)
Subject Terms: Art Greeting card Christmas Christmas card art dinner cat dog bird bird cage top hat Dickensian garland presents present Greeting card art Original art Norcross Norcross, Inc. Little Dickens
"Prayer before dinner" (1973). 0842: Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Sharkey Greeting Card Collection, 1930-1990. 232.