Custom Name Necklace with Rhinestone Letters

illustration, Little Boy Shovel Sled Winter Holiday Vintage Victorian Antique Illustration To Frame 1887 Original

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"Blessed be childhood, which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness." -Henri Frederic Amiel Up until 50 years ago most babies and toddler boys were allowed to keep their hair in curls and were dressed in the same basic clothing as little girls. This cute little person in his dress and mop of curls is, in fact, a little guy.I found a delightful ancient children's picture book at a little English Church jumble sale a long long time ago, it's back cover gone missing long before it ever saw my hands. The book was called 'Little Merry Makers' and as many times as I've tried to find it listed or mentioned anywhere, alas... I can't.The book was printed in several different colors of inks. This gorgeous engraving is printed in soft silvery green and it measures 6.5" x 9" overall. He's evenly tanned and extremely fragile. As carefully as he's been treated these past 130 years, he's has both of his right corners broken off to about 1/4." No biggie once he's matted and framedFramed and displayed as a gallery grouping, these sweet old children's book prints are simply spectacular. (Please note that the framed examples in the last photo are to show how this might look when it's framed. Your print will come to you unmatted and unframed.)Surrender Dorothy offers an over-the-top array of unusual frame-worthy vintage and antique prints, maps, engravings, photos, charts and illustrations of all descriptions to adorn every room in your happy home. Terrific vintage finds for your workplace too. I'll send this cutie to you by way of those nice folks at the USPS packaged flat and protected in a rigid mailer.Our art inventory moves in and out very quickly and fresh selections are added each day, Please be sure to bookmark our shop and check back to visit us so you don't miss our latest discoveries.Resistance is futile. Surrender Dorothy offers 24 hour a day vintage shopping therapy for the hopelessly retro addicted..================================================== See all of our Vintage Children's art here:http://www./shop/surrenderdorothy/search?search_query=storybook====================================================View our entire collection of Victorian Era goods here:http://www./shop/surrenderdorothy/search?search_query=victorian====================================================All things British may be viewed here:http://www./shop/surrenderdorothy/search?search_query=england*******************************************************Please View Our Shop Policies Here:http://www./shop/SurrenderDorothy/policy?ref=shopinfo_policies_leftnav, illustration

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