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Valentine card: P.14343-R-144

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Valentine card

Maker(s)

Publisher: Unknown

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Description

Embossed paper with lace-paper panels and dark blue printed edges. At the centre is a brightly-coloured lithograph of a boy offering a flower posy to a girl who wears a pink dress and holds a pink parasol. A scrap with the motto: "Let me hope" is affixed at lower centre. The card is glued together at the top but appears to be 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

Chromolithography

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14343-R-144
Primary reference Number: 214210
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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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