Queen Victoria driving to the Great Exhibition.

Scope and Content

Front half of a Christmas card which has been torn in two, of cream card, with a colour print of a painting, of Queen Victoria visible through the window of a carriage, lead by two white horses. Behind is parkland, trees and Crystal Palace in the distance. In the foreground a lady with a full skirt and feathered hat is curtseying, and a small boy is doffing his cap. On the reverse is a manuscript poem.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Yellowed slightly, incomplete, torn down left edge, piercerd by pin top right, abrasions at corners, some

foxing. Production method : colour half tone print on card, from a painting.