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Prang Album with 24 Life of Childhood Album Cards
Prang Album with 24 Life of Childhood Album Cards

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Price: $750.00

. L. Prang. Boston. 1863-1864
Prang, Album Cards, Life of Childhood
Wear and damage to Album Cover. Cards excellent. Tape repair to envelope.

Each set included a series of 12.

Product Code: 20205998

A 5" x 4 4/8" stamped cloth on board album with  concertina style pages intended for inserting Louis Prang album cards.  This album includes all cards from the Life of Childhood series.  Part 1 and Part 2.  There are a total of 24 cards, filling all of the slots in the album.  Each full color lithograph card depicts an image of a child with a relevant caption. They include Awakening, Christmas Morning, Courage, Enterprise, Expectation, In the Meadow, Playing, Pluck, The First Walk, The Orphan, The Pet, The Pond, Brother & Sister, Caught in a Shower, Crossing the Brook, Early Vanity,Into the Honey Pot, Joy, Mother Darling, Mother's Joy, Playmates, Sorrow, Sweet Sweet Sleep and The Morning Greeting.  Also included is the wrapper for the Part 2 Life of Childhood card series. Note the first 12 cards have a white background, with the remaining 12 a creme colored background.  Most likely the difference between Part 1 and Part 2.  2 3/4" x 4 3/4".  Cards 4" x 2 1/2".   OCLC- 1 for Part 1 of Life of Childhood only (Nov 2020),