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Valentine card: P.14343-R-110

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Valentine card

Maker(s)

Publisher: Unknown

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Description

A small leaf of gilded lace-paper with blue hand colouring in a design of leaves and flowers. Traces of the backing paper are visible. A lithographed cut-out of a bouquet of flowers on embossed paper is affixed at the centre. The cut-out lifts up at the bottom to reveal a roundel with a white silk printed panel bearing the verse: "A Wish / My friend I'd breathe a wish / that thou - might'st / spend thy life in love and / peace ..."

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

Chromolithography
Collage

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14343-R-110
Primary reference Number: 214176
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 14 February 2017 Updated: Friday 26 January 2018 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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