Saturday, July 2, 2011

Cute antique Japanese postcards

Betty Boop (Yamaguchi Seikyokudo Co., Ltd. - c. 1930s)

Betty Boop (1937)

Betty Boop, Mickey and Minnie (1936)

Mickey (c. 1920s-40s)

Kewpie Mayonnaise ad (1932)

Kewpie (c. 1920s-40s)

Kewpie (1933/1935)

Kewpie (1933/1935)

Kewpie (c. 1920s-40s)

Kewpie (Shoseido - 1919)

Kewpie (Shoseido - 1919)

Kewpie (c. 1920s-40s)

Kewpie (c. 1920s-40s)

"Bring it on" (Propaganda card by Kiyoshi - 1940)

"I've got your back" (Military Mail greeting card for troops - 1940)

Dancing skeletons (c. 1890s-1900s)

Yoshikawa Roppa (Hibiya Yurakuza Theater - 1940)

New Year's Card (1911)

Muscles and blood vessels (1920)

Standing in flames (Shokichiro Yamaguchi - c. 1920s)

Postcard commemorating Children's Expo (Dobunkan - 1906)

One in a series of naughty joke cards (Toyo Postcard Association - c. 1900s-10s)

Harunaa beauty products (c. 1920s-1940s)

Single-wheeled vehicle (1936)

Norakuro (Suiho Tagawa - c. 1930s)

Norakuro (Suiho Tagawa - c. 1930s)

Dancing cats (c. 1920s-1940s)

1 comment:

  1. Wow, these are stunning! Love the off-model Boops! More of these, + the Disney ones!

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