Desirable Christmas card from 1987 embossed on the front with the Prince of Wales’s feathers and Order of the Garter motto and the Spencer family arms, measuring approximately 16 x 6 open, featuring a color photo of the smiling Royal family affixed opposite a printed holiday greeting (“Wishing you a very Happy Christmas and New Year”), signed and inscribed in black ink, “Charles – and love from Charles and” and “Diana”. Presented beautifully framed and matted so the coats of arms can be seen on verso to an overall size of 17×9.
In fine condition.
This card was sent to Charles Tryon who was the godson of Prince Charles and the son of Lord and Lady Tryon, close personal friends to Charles and Diana. Throughout the 70s and 80s, Charles had two intimate female confidants, one was Camilla Parker Bowles, and the other was Lady Tryon.