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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/1/52

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

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

    flowers

    incomplete
    top of border has been cut off


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

    card

    height;width
    167mm;134mm

    52
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/53

    HERE ARE ROSES TO BRING YOU CHEER, // WITH BEST WISHES THROUGOUT THE YEAR! Item

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

    flowers

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    HERE ARE ROSES TO BRING YOU CHEER, // WITH BEST WISHES THROUGOUT THE YEAR!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    186mm;134mm

    53
    printed
    G.ROCK
    Rock, G
    artist


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  • BAM/1/54

    WISHING YOU EVERY JOY AND HAPPINESS! Item

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

    flowers

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    WISHING YOU EVERY JOY AND HAPPINESS!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    186mm;134mm

    54
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/55

    TO FILL YOUR LIFE WITH GLADNESS! Item

    1957-
    Finished artwork depicting yellow roses. Surrounded by a border with a caption at the base.
    calendar;floral
    product;image
    printed card

    flowers

    complete


    typed
    bottom of image
    TO FILL YOUR LIFE WITH GLADNESS!
    caption

    paper;card

    height;width
    185mm (whole);135mm (central image);135mm (whole);105mm (central image)

    55
    printed
    artist

    22
    1957
    previous number

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  • BAM/1/56

    WITH LOVING THOUGHTS FOR EVERY DAY // OF THE YEAR! Item

    1958-
    Finished artwork depicting red roses. Surrounded by a border with a caption at the base.
    calendar;floral
    product;image
    printed card

    flowers

    complete


    typed
    bottom of image
    WITH LOVING THOUGHTS FOR EVERY DAY // OF THE YEAR!
    caption

    paper;card

    height;width
    185mm (whole);135mm (central image);135mm (whole);105mm (central image)

    56
    printed
    artist

    23
    1958
    previous number

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  • BAM/1/57

    TO WISH YOU THE HAPPIEST YEAR OF ALL! Item

    1956-
    Finished artwork depicting pink roses. Surrounded by a border with a caption at the base.
    calendar;floral
    product;image
    printed card

    flowers

    complete


    typed
    bottom of image
    TO WISH YOU THE HAPPIEST YEAR OF ALL!
    caption

    paper;card

    height;width
    185mm (whole);135mm (central image);135mm (whole);105mm (central image)

    57
    printed
    artist

    24
    1956
    previous number

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  • BAM/1/58

    TO FILL YOUR LIFE WITH GLADNESS! Item

    1958-
    Finished artwork depicting poppies. Surrounded by a border with a caption at the base.
    calendar;floral
    product;image
    printed card

    flowers

    complete


    typed
    bottom of image
    TO FILL YOUR LIFE WITH GLADNESS!
    caption

    paper;card

    height;width
    185mm (whole);135mm (central image);135mm (whole);105mm (central image)

    58
    printed
    artist

    25
    1958
    previous number

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  • BAM/1/59

    WOMEN SHOULD EQUAL RIGHTS Item

    1960-1980
    Finished artwork and graphic for cover and interior of comic birthday card. Depicts woman with palcard for equal rights. A bra is tied to placard. Interior jokes about being lopsided.
    greeting;birthday;comic
    product;image
    painting;graphic

    underwear;bra;placard;breasts
    feminist

    complete


    painted
    on banner
    WOMEN SHOULD EQUAL RIGHTS
    caption;quotation;image content


    h x w
    245 x 115 mm;239 x 113 mm

    59
    painted
    Bamforth and Co.
    publisher
    artist

    Bamforth system
    26
    B/183
    assigned number

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  • BAM/1/60

    MAY THESE FLOWERS BRIGHT AND GAY // BRING YOU HAPPINESS EACH DAY! 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
    MAY THESE FLOWERS BRIGHT AND GAY // BRING YOU HAPPINESS EACH DAY!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    187mm;134mm

    60
    printed
    artist


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  • BAM/1/61

    TO FILL YOUR LIFE WITH GLADNESS! Item

    1958-
    Finished artwork for a calendar. Image depicts a vase of pink roses. Caption at base.
    calendar;floral
    product;image
    printed card

    flowers;roses

    complete


    printed
    bottom of image
    TO FILL YOUR LIFE WITH GLADNESS!
    caption

    card

    height;width
    186mm;134mm

    61
    printed
    artist


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