I'm Dreaming of a Black Christmas by Richard Hamilton Christmas card pack (10 cards)
Beautiful pack of ten festive cards, each with the same design featuring the oil painting, I'm Dreaming of a Black Christmas by Richard Hamilton from the National Galleries of Scotland Collection.
Merry Christmas message inside with plenty room for your own additional messages and complete with white envelopes for each card. Printed in the United Kingdom on 330gsm FSC mix credit, silk finish card. 10 cards presented in compostable starch bag.
Hamilton uses reversed colours based on a film still of Bing Crosby in White Christmas. The painting’s reversed colours now appear in positive, an eerie echo of its cinematic source. Hamilton complicates the process from film still to painting to print with marks that look like paint.
Richard Hamilton was born in London. His early preoccupation with consumer culture and the imagery of advertising makes him one of the forerunners of Pop Art. He used photography, painting, installation and printmaking, and always in
a questioning perceptions.
17.5 x 12.5 cm
Pack of 10 Christmas cards and envelopes
FSC certified product
Made from certified responsibly managed forests