Festive, but not actually seasonal……

Xmas card 5

 

One of the first thing you notice about these Victorian Christmas cards is that they are not very ‘Christmassy’ by our standards.  Where are the robins and the snow covered rural scenes?  Of course, the Thames by the Houses of Parliament actually did look like that then……..or did it?

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