"Outside Quote: You never enjoy the world aright till the sea itself floweth in your veins, till you are clothed with the heavens and crowned with the stars: and perceive yourself to be the sole heir of the whole world, and more so, because men are in it who are every one sole heirs as well as you.
British artist Marie Angel (1923 - 2010) possessed three gifts calligraphy, illumination and painting in miniature. She gloriously combined them in many books. This series of illuminated quotations was made for The Green Tiger Press in the 1980s
(BLANK INSIDE): Our notecards are custom printed at our location in Seattle, WA. They come bagged with an envelope. We love illustration art from old children's books and early, printed ephemera. These cards reflect this interest in bringing delightful art back to life."