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Album Frontispiece: P.14411-R-1

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Album Frontispiece
Valentine card

Maker(s)

Publisher: Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

White lace-paper panel inscribed in red ink with the title: "Album Frontispiece" mounted with a collage of hand-coloured and cut-paper flowers and a dog kennel inscribed: "Scraps / thankfully / received". The door of the kennel opens to reveal a drawing of a king charles spaniel. The collage at lower centre lifts up to reveal a hand-written message (presumably by the sender): "The giver makes the gift more valuable / supported by voluntary contributions". The panel has no front or back paper and is mounted on a sheet of blue paper.

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
Collage

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14411-R-1
Primary reference Number: 214631
Stable URI

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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Album Frontispiece" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/214631 Accessed: 2024-04-22 18:00:10

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