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Valentine card: P.14347-R-L6

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Valentine card

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

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Description

Loose within album P.14347-R. A hand-coloured lithograph on 4to-sized wove paper. A border of stylised flowers, stems and a shell surrounds a vignette at upper centre of a couple embracing on a garden bench. A printed verse below begins with an illuminated letter decorated with a Cupid and two doves: "Ah! Love was never yet without / The pang, the agony, the doubt; …". Inscribed in pen and ink at upper right: "3/6" [3 shillings and sixpence]. The inside pages are blank.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Dr J. W. L. Glaisher, 1928

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Hand colouring
Lithography

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14347-R-L6
Primary reference Number: 206577
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Friday 26 January 2018 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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