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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/1/1512

    Do it again, and // YOU'VE HAD IT, CHUM! Item

    1954-
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts a cat looking at a fish bowl with a leaping fish in it. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;fish

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    Do it again, and // YOU'VE HAD IT, CHUM!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    172mm;134mm

    1441
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1513

    IT'S VERY NICE AND COSY HERE, // PLEASE CAN WE STAY WITH YOU THIS YEAR! Item

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

    animal;cute cat;basket

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    IT'S VERY NICE AND COSY HERE, // PLEASE CAN WE STAY WITH YOU THIS YEAR!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    182mm;137mm

    1442
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1514

    HRE'S A KITTEN WITH A LUCKY CHARM // TO BRING YOU LUCK THROUGHOUT THE YEAR! Item

    1954-
    Two finished photographic calendars. Image depicts a cat wearing a lucky charm. Caption at base. One image has a fabric loop for suspension, and a calendar with no pages attached to the base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;lucky charm

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    HRE'S A KITTEN WITH A LUCKY CHARM // TO BRING YOU LUCK THROUGHOUT THE YEAR!
    caption

    card;fabric

    height;width
    195mm;260 (with calendar attachment);145mm

    1443
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1515

    Cheerio and Greetings True, // With a basket full of LUCK for YOU! Item

    1953-
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts a dog holding a basket of heather. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute dog;heather

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    Cheerio and Greetings True, // With a basket full of LUCK for YOU!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    173mm;133mm

    1444
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1516

    HERE'S A LITTLE SCOTTIE. HE'S HOPING // HE CAN STAY // TO BRING YOU LUCK AND HAPPINESS. EACH AND EVERY DAY! Item

    1954-
    Two finished photographic calendars. Image depicts a dog in a basket of heather. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute dog;heather

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    HERE'S A LITTLE SCOTTIE. HE'S HOPING // HE CAN STAY // TO BRING YOU LUCK AND HAPPINESS. EACH AND EVERY DAY!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    173mm;133mm

    1445
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1517

    HERE'S GOOD LUCK COMING YOUR WAY! Item

    1958-
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts a cute dog next to some white flowers and a gate. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute dog

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    HERE'S GOOD LUCK COMING YOUR WAY!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    184mm;134mm

    1446
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1518

    GOOD LUCK! SOME FIND IT HERE - // SOME FIND IT THERE. // BUT HERE IT IS RIGHT IN YOUR CHAIR Item

    1956-
    Two finished photographic calendars. Image depicts a dog sat on a chair. Caption at base. One image has a fabric loop for suspension and a calendar attached to the base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute dog;heather

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    GOOD LUCK! SOME FIND IT HERE - // SOME FIND IT THERE. // BUT HERE IT IS RIGHT IN YOUR CHAIR
    caption

    card;fabric

    height;width
    177mm;240mm (with calendar attachment);133mm

    1447
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1519

    Artwork for Bamforth greetings cards Item

    2003-
    framed piece, 'Top secret' box plus 7 cards of proposal info:
    wooden frame containing Olivia Brown's proposals for artworks to accompany the Exhibition Secrets of the Saucy Seaside Postcard. shows dog in swimming costume and hat reading. costume opens to reveal pink and white box marked top secret. this contains the
    artist proposal
    art propsoal
    Bonemouth Pier


    complete



    wood;paint;textile;paper


    1448
    created by
    Brown, Olivia
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1520

    Red metal letter E. Gordon Young's proposal for artwork to accompany the Exhibition Secrets of the Saucy Seaside Postcard- artist proposal Item

    2003-
    Red metal letter E. Gordon Young's proposal for artwork to accompany the Exhibition Secrets of the Saucy Seside Postcard
    artist proposal
    art propsoal


    complete



    metal;paper

    card ripped off while displayed at Huddersfield Art Gallery

    1449
    created by
    Young, Gordon
    artist


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  • BAM/1/1521

    Kate Eggleston-Wirtz's proposals for artworks to accompany the Exhibition Secrets of the Saucy Seaside Postcard Item

    2003-
    large plastic folder containing Kate Eggleston-Wirtz's proposals for artworks to accompany the Exhibition Secrets of the Saucy Seaside Postcard
    artist proposal
    art propsoal


    complete



    plastic;paper


    1450
    created by
    Eggleston-Wirtz, Kate
    artist


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