Currier & Ives Vintage 1955 Wall Calendar by Travelers Insurance

$25.00

Yearly 1955 calendar issues featuring Currier and Ives prints from The Traveler’s Insurance Calendar’s are customer year-end gifts.

Each month has its own print. The calendars were printed with the artwork alternating positions (top and bottom of page) on the front and back so each image could be framed.

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Yearly 1955 calendar issues featuring Currier and Ives prints from The Traveler’s Insurance Calendar’s are customer year-end gifts.

Each month has its own print. The calendars were printed with the artwork alternating positions (top and bottom of page) on the front and back so each image could be framed.

Included in the materials by Travelers is a hanger insert with is comprised of a thick extra stock paper which lists of all the prints, their descriptions and a description of Currier and Ives printmaking/ The the flip side of the art descriptions is a few facts about Travelers and a description of Insurance programs offered by Travelers, followed by visual directions on how to use the calendar and at the bottom,  it has a reference calendar of the entire year. This centerpiece holds the tab to hand against the wall and hold the pages together. The top of the tab contains a sticker of the local insurance agent “Wyllie Insurance Agency” of Sigourney, Iowa.

Dimensions: 22 x 16 inches.

Good condition considering its age. Some foxing of pages – see pictures. The colors of the prints are still vivid. Minor tears where the tab exits at the top. This calendar has been stored flat however most pages have some wrinkling and waves. The calendars will ship in a mailing tube for protection.

  • January: Returning to the Farm
  • February: The Old Farm House
  • March: The Whale Fishery “Laying On”
  • April: Early Spring
  • May: Cutter Yacht “Maria”
  • June: My Cottage Home
  • July: Bound Down the River
  • August: Franklin’s Experiment Jun 1752
  • September: The Brush on the Home Stretch
  • October: American Field Sports – “Flushed”
  • November: Hunting Fishing and Forest Scenes
  • December: Landing of the Pilgrims at Plymouth 11 Dec. 1620

Price is $25.00 which includes shipping in the continental U.S.

 

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