This is a One-Of-A-Kind Original Hand Painted Illustration by the artist that was used for publication, Not a reprint or reproduction, Image area is Approx. 4.75 x 7 inches. Features this Lovely Angel with Horn. This is a original template hand painted by a artist for Norcross Greeting Cards - used to print / copy for this card company. Please view the company information below - the company sold/ closed in 1974. This a beautiful little painting! I have placed it in a small matting just to show how fabulous it could be framed and hung for display or would make a wonderful Christmas Gift or Display. Please Note: I have several other Norcross Card Paintings that I will be listing.
Overall Condition: Excellent in plastic sleeve.
Norcross Norcross Greeting Card Collection, 1800-1981 Arthur D. Norcross (d. 1968) founded the Norcross Greeting Card Company in New York City in the 1920s. In 1974 the company relocated to West Chester and Exton, Pennsylvania, where in 1981 Norcross and the Rust Craft Greeting Card Company merged to form divisions of a parent company. The Rust Craft Greeting Card Company, was begun as a little bookshop by Fred Rust (1877?-1949) in Kansas City, Missouri, 1906. He consolidated his business in Boston in 1914. In the 1950s the company relocated to Dedham, Massachusetts and in 1981 merged with the Norcross Company. Both the Norcross and Rust Craft companies collected antique greeting cards.