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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/1/42

    MORE QUADS, DOING NICELY! Item

    1952-
    Photograhic image of four puppys in a fabric cot. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute dog

    complete


    typed
    bottom of image
    MORE QUADS, DOING NICELY!
    caption

    paper;card

    height;width
    135mm;175mm

    42
    printed
    artist

    18
    1952
    previous number

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  • BAM/1/43

    WE'RE THE BEST OF FRIENDS! Item

    1957-
    Photograhic image of a dog and cat sitting peacefully together in a wooden chair. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute dog

    complete


    typed
    bottom of image
    WE'RE THE BEST OF FRIENDS!
    caption

    paper;card

    height;width
    135mm;175mm

    43
    printed
    artist

    19
    1957
    previous number

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  • BAM/1/44

    HERE'S HOPING THERE'LL BE LOTS OF GOOD THINGS // TO COME THIS YEAR! Item

    1953-
    Photograhic image of a dog and cat sat beside each other. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute dog

    complete


    typed
    bottom of image
    HERE'S HOPING THERE'LL BE LOTS OF GOOD THINGS // TO COME THIS YEAR!
    caption

    paper;card

    height;width
    135mm;175mm

    44
    printed
    artist

    20
    1953
    previous number

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  • BAM/1/45

    MAY GOOD LUCK STAY WITH YOU ALWAYS! Item

    1960-
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts a dog with two small black kittens. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;cute dog

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    MAY GOOD LUCK STAY WITH YOU ALWAYS!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    182mm;132mm

    45
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/46

    HERE'S A BASKETFULL OF GOOD LUCK FOR YOU! Item

    1950-
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts a dog holdng a basket containing two black kittens. Caption at base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;cute dog;basket

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    HERE'S A BASKETFULL OF GOOD LUCK FOR YOU!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    182mm;132mm

    46
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/47

    A HAMPER FOR YOU AND ALL // THE LUCK THAT GOES WITH IT! Item

    1955-
    Finished photographic calendar. Image depicts a dog and cat in a hamper of heather. Caption at base. Part b has a fabric loop for suspension and a calendar attached to the base.
    calendar;photographic
    product;image
    printed card

    animal;cute cat;cute dog;heather

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    A HAMPER FOR YOU AND ALL // THE LUCK THAT GOES WITH IT!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    178mm;242mm (with calendar attachment);134mm

    47
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/48

    FoR YoUR BiRTHDAY I TRIED TO BUY YoU THE HOUSE OF YOUR DREAMS Item

    1960-1980
    Finished artwork and graphic for cover and interior of comic birthday card. Caption about trying to buy house of dreams, and continues inside that pub not available.
    greeting;birthday;comic
    product;image
    painting;graphic


    complete


    painted
    above image
    FoR YoUR BiRTHDAY I TRIED TO BUY YoU THE HOUSE OF YOUR DREAMS
    caption;quotation;image content


    h x w;height;width
    238 x 111 mm;237 x 112 mm

    48
    painted
    Bamforth and Co.
    publisher
    artist

    Bamforth system
    21
    B/182
    assigned number

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  • BAM/1/49

    TO WISH YOU A YEAR OF HAPPINESS! Item

    1957-
    Finished artwork for a calendar. Image depicts a vase of assorted flowers. Caption at base.
    calendar;floral
    product;image
    printed card

    flowers

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    TO WISH YOU A YEAR OF HAPPINESS!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    186mm;134mm

    49
    printed
    AGW/
    A.G.W
    artist


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  • BAM/1/50

    JUST A VASE OF LOVELY FLOWERS // TO BRING YOU MANY SUNNY HOURS! Item

    1957-
    Finished artwork for a calendar. Image depicts a vase of assorted flowers. Caption at base.
    calendar;floral
    product;image
    printed card

    flowers

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    JUST A VASE OF LOVELY FLOWERS // TO BRING YOU MANY SUNNY HOURS!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    187mm;134mm

    50
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/51

    MAY THIS YEAR BRING THE BEST OF // ALL LIFE'S BLESSINGS! Item

    1956-
    Finished artwork for a calendar. Image depicts a vase of red roses. Caption at base.
    calendar;floral
    product;image
    printed card

    flowers;roses

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    MAY THIS YEAR BRING THE BEST OF // ALL LIFE'S BLESSINGS!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    186mm;136mm

    51
    printed
    Bamforth and Co.
    publisher
    Taylor
    Taylor, Arnold
    artist


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