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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, boy and girl stand at punch bowl with cups in hand, dog sits at their feet with punch ladle in its mouth; the two figures are overlooked by two sepia-toned portraits on the wall; portraits and table are decorated with greenery, holly, and berries; paper has been taped to back of art which says "p1) 'With a Wassailing Bowl we'll drink to thee...' Charles Dickens p3) Here's to a very Merry Christmas!"; Card which was made from art is also included in plastic sleeve; card was produced by Norcross and is part of "Little Dickens" series, 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 Dickensian dog punch punch bowl mouse portrait portraits sepia greenery holly berry berries candle candles decorate decorations Greeting card art Original art Norcross Norcross, Inc. Little Dickens
"Boy and girl at punch bowl" (2021). 0842: Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Sharkey Greeting Card Collection, 1930-1990. 236.