The First Printed Christmas Card

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Victoria and Albert Museum, London
published on 05 December 2022
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The first printed Christmas card, commissioned by Sir Henry Cole (1808-82) and drawn by John Callcott Horsley (1817-1903) in 1843. One thousand copies of the card were printed. (Victoria and Albert Museum, London)

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