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Vintage West German Victorian Style Paper Scrap of Dogs

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This Vintage West German Victorian Style Paper Scrap of Dogs consists of seven color illustrations of dogs (puppies and adults), shown in portraits, hunting stances, wrestling or sitting quietly together in a basket.  These images are mid-twentieth century die cut reproductions of Victorian lithographed scrap.  They have been relief stamped and embossed on white paper with a semi gloss finish to give them a three dimensional look.  The large portrait of a shaggy white dog measures 6" high by 4.5" wide.  The six smaller illustrations range in size from 1.125" high by 2" wide to 2.125" high by 3" wide.  All seven pieces of scrap are attached to one another and marked "7070 ges.gesch.  Printed in W.-Germany."  It is not known whether this is a complete sheet.  The manufacturer and exact age are unknown, although it is likely that this scrap was produced in the 1960's or 1970's.  This Vintage West German Victorian Style Paper Scrap of Dogs is in Like New condition.