Floating palaces..sovereigns of the sea..millionaires' ships.. these and other descriptions applied to ocean liners suggest the opulence and appeal of the magnificent vessels that once catered to a vast transatlantic clientele.
Now the drama and glamour of these splendid ships is recalled in this handsome collection of cards. Artist John Batchelor has accurately rendered impressive, full-color illustrations of 24 famous ships - on the high seas, in tropical waters and in port, among them such legendary ships as the Bremen, Queen Mary, Lusitania, Ile de France, United States,, France, Andres Doria, Canberra, Titanic and Liberte. These attractive cards are not only a striking way to send greeting and brief messages to ocean liner enthusiasts, but also make ideal gifts and note cards as well as collectible ocean liner items! 24- full color 4 1/4" X 6" postcards on 6 plates.