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Bamforth and Company Limited - original artwork
Original artwork created by Bamforth and Company Limited.

This catalogue data was created by Kirklees Museums and Galleries.

Disclaimer: These primary artworks reflect the attitudes, perspectives, and beliefs of different times. Some of the designs of this period, including those created by black, Asian and minority ethnic or female artists, feature words, phrases, "dialect" portrayals and artistic depictions that can be considered offensive and demeaning. The University of Huddersfield does not endorse the views expressed in such designs, but is presenting this aspect of UK history in order to enable hidden narratives to be uncovered and to strengthen the coverage of under-represented or hidden narratives or unheard/disregarded voices.
  • BAM/1/1502

    HERE'S A LUCKY OMEN // FOR YOUR 'TREBLE CHANCE' THIS YEAR! Item

    1955-
    Two finished photographic calendars. Image depicts three cute black cats. Caption at base. One image has fabric loop for suspension and calendar attached to base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    HERE'S A LUCKY OMEN // FOR YOUR 'TREBLE CHANCE' THIS YEAR!
    caption

    card;fabric

    height;width
    134mm;200mm (with calendar attachment);175mm

    1431
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1503

    MISSED HIM! - WE OUGHT TO HAVE BEEN HERE AT TWELVE! Item

    1964-
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts two cute cats looking at a cuckoo clock. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;cuckoo clock

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    MISSED HIM! - WE OUGHT TO HAVE BEEN HERE AT TWELVE!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    142mm;195mm

    1432
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1504

    TO BRING YOU A YEAR OF GOOD LUCK! Item

    1962-
    Two finished photographic calendars. Image depicts a cute cat with heather on either side. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;heather

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    TO BRING YOU A YEAR OF GOOD LUCK!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    195mm;146mm

    1433
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1505

    THERE'S ONE BORN EVERY MINUTE! Item

    1958-
    Two finished photographic calendars. Image depicts a cute cat looking at a mouse trying to get some cheese from a mousetrap. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;mouse;mousetrap

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    THERE'S ONE BORN EVERY MINUTE!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    182mm;135mm

    1434
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1506

    Black cats for luck are quite all right, - // but here's wishing you LUCK // with a kitten that's White! Item

    1953-
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts a cute white cat wearing a bow. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    Black cats for luck are quite all right, - // but here's wishing you LUCK // with a kitten that's White!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    170mm;134mm

    1435
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1507

    TO WISH YOU A HAPPY AND JOYOUS YEAR! Item

    -
    Three finished photographic calendars. Image depicts a cat in a basket. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;basket

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    TO WISH YOU A HAPPY AND JOYOUS YEAR!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    136mm;185mm

    1436
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1508

    To MY PaSSiON FLOWeR Item

    1960-1980
    Finished artwork and graphic for cover and interior of comic birthday card. Psychedelic image of exotic flower. With greeting from 'old crab apple'.
    greeting;birthday;comic
    product;image
    painting;graphic

    flower;passion flower

    complete


    painted
    above image
    To MY PaSSiON FLOWeR
    caption;quotation;image content

    card;paint

    h x w;height;width
    240 x 112 mm;244 x 115 mm

    1437
    painted
    Bamforth and Co.
    publisher
    artist

    Bamforth system
    869
    35B/159
    assigned number

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  • BAM/1/1509

    HERE'S HOPING WE BRING YOU A YEAR OF HAPPINESS! Item

    -
    Two finished photographic calendars. Image depicts three cute cats in a basket with heather. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;heather

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    HERE'S HOPING WE BRING YOU A YEAR OF HAPPINESS!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    132mm;180mm

    1438
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1510

    TO WISH YOU A HAPPY AND JOYOUS YEAR! Item

    -
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts two cats. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    TO WISH YOU A HAPPY AND JOYOUS YEAR!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    135mm;182mm

    1439
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1511

    SMILE PLEASE! Item

    1962-
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts two cute cats playing with a camera. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;camera

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    SMILE PLEASE!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    145mm;196mm

    1440
    printed
    artist


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