Teddy Bear Music Band Toy Norcross Holiday Greeting Card Painting Orig Art Illus For Sale
(c) olnly1wdpm for listing onlywill not be on original and was added during scan process, for the sole purpose of listing the image of original art work within keeping exclusive to the buyer / collector, this and any content of this listing remains my intellectual property and no permission is grant for any use other than this listing. The Original is theintellectual property of the artist it's creatorand is being sold collector to collector for one personal enjoyment, no rights are given or conveyed with this sale for publication orcommercialuse.Sold As Is please read condition report below... c. 1950's - 1960'sOriginal Art work from the archives of Norcross / Russ Craft Greeting Card Company: Norcross Greeting Card Company was founded Arthur D. Norcross in New York City in the 1920's. In 1974 the company relocated to West Chester and Exton, PA, where in 1981 Norcross and the Rust Craft Company merged to form divisions of a parent company. The Rust Craft Greeting Card Company, was begun as a little bookshop by Fred Rust in Kansas City, Missouri, 1906. He consolidated his business in Boston in 1914. In the 1950s the company relocated to Dedham, MA and in 1981 merged with Norcross it was sometime during the transitions or liquidation of these companies this piece of art work was purchased by note illustration art collector Charles G. Martignette and remained in his collection and later saleed by his Estate after his death, other portions of the both company's collections were donated and are now archived at the Smithsonian Institution Museum in Washington DC Norcross & Rust Craft Company published many works by prominent artist of the era like, Susan Morris, F. Massa, Greg Giordano, Rudy Nappi, Norman Rockwell, Joseph Giordano, Dean Cromwell, Marjorie Cooper, Frances Wosmek, Mabel Lucie Attwell, Charlot Byj,creating whimsical subjects relating to children, Valentine, Easter & Christmas holidays, birthdays, many of the company's artist went on to be successful Children's Book illustrators... Attributed to Artist: WENDY BARTON - This is NOTsigned by the Artist, all characteristics of this are indicative to her work. If one is collector of Greeting Card Art and has afamiliarization of the Artists' working for the Norcross - Rust Craft Companies you should have the better advantage identifying the Artists' work here by their style & rendering if not signed... back of art stamped:From The Estate of Charles G. Martignette Jr. Truly a wonderful illustration which offers a collector a rare opportunity to own an original work created by one of their artists' talented hands and the brilliance of mind... Subject: Birthday or BabyAnnouncement, depicts a delightful Parade of marching Blue stuffed toy Teddy Bears playing Musical Instruments, with other Toys marching along, Baby Chick, Monkey, Bunny Rabbit, Lamb, Clown, Mouse, Bird, and a Gingham Cat... LARGE FORMAT - approx illustration size: 7.25 x 18" Mixed media maybe:gouache, water color, color pencil, pen & ink, overall with matte 15 x 20" CONDITION: Commensurate to age Image:soldAS ISVery Good... artist board mount has foxing damage at bottom edge, this "does not" impede the artwork.... as part of the printing process this original art piece went through many hands & departments for procedure & process before end results of a printed card product for which it was used -- it "may" exhibit mild surface soiling, crop lines, tape, staple & tack marks, editing notations for print process layout as well notations used for archive filing purposes by the company....please see scans Keyword search: Santa Claus present, cartoon, illustrated, drawing, painting, gift juvenile, child's room interior wall decoration
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Teddy Bear Music Band Toy Norcross Holiday Greeting Card Painting Orig Art Illus: $150