Circa 1930 Color Greeting Card By Brian O'Higgins (Brian Ó hUigínn). Ireland - 20th Century - Ephemera - Brian O'Higgins.
Circa 1930 Color Greeting Card By Brian O'Higgins (Brian Ó hUigínn)
Circa 1930 Color Greeting Card By Brian O'Higgins (Brian Ó hUigínn)
Circa 1930 Color Greeting Card By Brian O'Higgins (Brian Ó hUigínn)

Circa 1930 Color Greeting Card By Brian O'Higgins (Brian Ó hUigínn)

Dublin, Ireland: B. O'H. 1930. Greeting Card. Not Bound. Very Good. Item #027432

A folding card, with Gaelic greetings, color printed; with a continuation of the verse, signed in print by Brian Ó hUigínn within. A further handwritten greeting in Gaelic opposite. Brian O'Higgins (1882 - 1963), Irish republican, author, and manufacturer of greetings cards: "...In 1926, with the artist Michael O'Brien, O'Higgins founded a firm that manufactured greetings cards, the success of which underpinned his later career. Under his direction artists produced brightly tinted Celtic designs for cards, calendars, prayerbooks, and other items, adorned with O'Higgins's verses..." (Patrick Maume in the DIB) This card's design is numbered 201 on the back. Approx. 3" x 4 3/4" size; in very good condition.

Price: $20.00