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Valentine card: P.14411-R-22

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Valentine card

Maker(s)

Publisher: Dobbs, Henry

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Description

32mo-size white lace-paper used in landscape orientation mounted with a collage of a pink lace-paper roundel, embossed chromolithographed flower scraps and hand-painted leaves. The motto: "Remember Me." is hand-written in calligraphic letters with the "R" a cut-paper letter with gilt edge affixed to the roundel. The collage lifts up to reveal a hand-written message (presumably from the sender) in blue ink: "I love you / dearly". DOBBS & CO embossed at centre left.

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

Dating

19th century
Circa 1838 - 1851

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Chromolithography
Collage

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14411-R-22
Primary reference Number: 214652
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 14 February 2017 Updated: Friday 26 January 2018 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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