Delightfully Dressed Cats Postcard Box - 36 Unique Vintage Postcards

Delightfully Dressed Cats Postcard Box - 36 Unique Vintage Postcards

$17.95


This box of postcards contains 36 vintage images of dressed cats. These cats mirror our human activities, and are both satirical and endearing.There are 36 unique images in this collection with a vintage postcard back with dividing line and stamp box. (No envelopes included.)

Who doesn't love cats dressed in clothes doing the Hula Hoop, waterskiing, or golfing? There are also images of cats in a traditional 1940s family unit riding in a carriage pulled by dogs, on a ferry, at the service station in their car, at the hospital visiting a family member, and many, many more highly specific activities. (But not playing poker, that activity is reserved for dogs!)

Beginning in the 1940s, illustrations of naturalistically painted cats were published as postcards, all by Swiss artist Eugen Hartung (1897-1973). He created more than two hundred whimsical feline paintings. Just let that one sink in for a moment. This cat-obsessed Swiss man painted anthropomorphic cats in intricate detail doing things like; shopping at a department store, having their family portrait taken, visiting a carnival, getting on an airplane, having a swimming race, playing ping-pong and cleaning the house.

These are truly the cat videos of the mid-century. Share the love of cats with these kitschy postcards!

These postcards were made in America with high quality paper and packaged in a deluxe, keepsake box.

They measure 7" x 5.5".

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-2 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 1 - 3 business days
  • Europe : 1 - 3 business days
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 1 - 3 business days
  • Asia Pacific : 1 - 3 business days
  • Latin America and the Caribbean : 1 - 3 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 3 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 2 hours of purchase

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Items on sale

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Returns or Exchanges

Unfortunately, we cannot accept returns or exchanges on opened art materials and on delicate antiques. Please see individual product descriptions for information on which items we accept returns. If there is something wrong with your order, please let us know right away! We will happily accept an exchange or refund.

Care instructions

We try to answer most questions you may have in the product description. However, if there are any additional questions you may have, please feel free to contact us. We try to respond very quickly to any questions on our items. For our antiques, we try our best to list the condition of the item. Again, we're happy to answer your questions so that you can be confident with your purchase!

Custom and personalized orders

At this time we cannot create custom or personalized orders. Most of our calligraphy sets come "as is." If customization is possible it will be noted in the listing and you will be able to choose variables via a drop-down menu. Please feel free to contact us if you have questions!

Shipping Times

We ship orders out within 1 to 2 business days after receipt of order. (Usually the next business day.) This is not delivery time! This is how long it takes us to pack the item and ship. Smaller items ship via USPS Priority mail which is 1 to 3 days delivery to the U.S. We ship larger, bulky or heavy items via FedEx Ground / Home Delivery, which is ground delivery throughout the U.S. If you need an item faster, please choose Expedited Shipping.

We ship from Northern California. For example, if you order an item over the weekend, it will ship out via USPS Priority Mail on the following Monday. If you live on the East Coast that is three days for delivery. The earliest you would receive your item is on Thursday, possibly Friday.

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