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Home Sweet Home: P.14412-R-115

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Home Sweet Home
Valentine card

Maker(s)

Publisher: Unknown

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Description

Miniature-sized comic valentine in the design of a book of music which opens to reveal a comic scene inside. The front cover of the 'book' has a lithographed design in red ink with a blue border. The title is printed at upper centre: HOME, / SWEET HOME, with two staves of music below. The book opens to show a coloured lithographic interior scene of a terrified-looking man in his shirt sleeves holding a baby on his lap whilst confronted by a woman brandishing an umbrella. One of a series of miniature comic music book valentines. See also P.14412-R-114, which is mounted on the same album leaf.

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 1870 - Circa 1880

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Lithography

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14412-R-115
Primary reference Number: 214839
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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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