Christmas Card Coloring Pages Pdf Coloringpages2019

Printable Christmas Cards To Color Pdf

Henry Cole, a Boston lithographer, is credited for inventing Christmas cards. By the 1880s, he was producing more than five million cards annually. His cards were produced using a new process called “chromolithography”, which allows for realistic detail as well as coloration. These cards were a popular gift for both family and friends in the late 1800s. There are so many different styles to choose from that you’re bound to find one that suits your needs.

Traditionally, Christmas cards were purchased by family members and friends. They can be purchased for several pounds today. They are rare and can fetch thousands. Even the first-generation original card is considered a special piece of history that is worth the price. It might surprise you to learn that Sir Henry’s first cards sold for more than PS22,000 per year. Today, you can purchase a first-generation Christmas Card for as low as a few thousand pounds.

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