2 puzzles boxed w Hannas booklet

Catalog Code: 
6- 6369
Description: 

Set of 2 die cut cardboard puzzles :"Tom Kitten" (151 pcs, 15.5" x 11.75") and "Ocean Liner" (201 pcs, 18.75" x 9.75") boxed with Linda Hannas booklet, "The Jigsaw Book".  The puzzles were originally published in the 1930s by Frederick Warne & Co and Chad Valley respectively and then republished in 1981 by The Dial Press in this set with the Hannas booklet.  Usually, puzzles and booklet have been separated and sold separately.  Ocean liner pictured is the Queen Mary.  Artist for "Tom Kitten" is Beatrix Potter.  Linda Hannas was the first great historian/collector of jigsaw puzzles with her collection featured in a major exhibition at the London Museum in 1968 and in her first book, "The English Jigsaw Puzzle, 1760 to 1890" published in 1972.

General Information
Maker: 
Date: 
1934c.
Width: 
0"
Height: 
0"
Container: 
box
Material: 
cardboard
Pieces Information
Pieces: 
350
Colorline: 
no
Interlock: 
yes
Styles: 
Sale Status: 
Not for Sale