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Valentine card: P.14416-R-16

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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

A lithograph in black ink with early colour lithographic printing (yellow, pink, blue, green and orange inks) on 4to-size thin, white wove paper. A circular garland of fruit and flowers with various winged putti holding it up and Cupid with his bow on the right. At the centre is a half-length female figure wearing a feathered bonnet and holding a card decorated with an arrow-pierced heart. A verse is printed below: 'I seek no more, of thee possesst, / By thee delighted, rapturd, blest / I seek no more, - Ah smile on me, / Thy smile is love, and love is thee.'. The interior is 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

Dating

19th century
Circa 1830 - Circa 1840

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Lithography

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14416-R-16
Primary reference Number: 215161
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 14 February 2017 Updated: Tuesday 7 June 2022 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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