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Valentine card: P.14345-R-15

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Valentine card

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Publisher: Unknown

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Description

Comic valentine. A hand-coloured woodcut on thin wove paper which has been cut out and mounted onto white wove paper; the verso of the backpaper of P.14345-R-14. of a young woman sitting on the back of a donkey. A printed verse below: "I know you often love a ride / On heath or field or lane beside, / But if I were you I should not care / To make at me the people stare, / And hear them say with many a sneer, / A Donkey is her favourite Dear".

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
Woodcut

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14345-R-15
Primary reference Number: 214300
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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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