ARDIZZONE, Edward (illustrator). Birthday Greetings Telegram. G.P.O. .
Original folded pictorial card greetings telegram, 181 x 212mm, illustrated in full colour, both internally and externally, by Ardizzone, protected by original pictorial envelope with similar designs printed in red and green by the artist, neatly addressed by hand in black ink; the telegram fine with a handwritten birthday greeting in black ink and a neat franking stamp to the verso, dated 21 April 1967, the mailing sleeve with light wear to a couple of corners but with flap intact; an unusual survival in the original decorative complementary envelope.