Adorable real photo postcard (RPPC), beautifully hand tinted, showing 2 little girls and a little boy posed in front of a decorated Christmas Tree. One girl holds a bisque doll, one hold a violin, and the little boy holds horn. Wheeled toys appear on the floor, including a fine pair of horses. Image is tinted deep claret, pale blue and pale lavender. Sentiment, stamped in gold, reads in French, “Heureux Noel” (Happy Christmas).
Divided back, with written message that reads simply, “Papa” and address. Stamped and postmarked 1912. In good condition, clear and clean, with minor corner wear, small areas of surface dirt.