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Valentine card: P.14416-R-28

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Valentine card

Maker(s)

Publisher: Unknown

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Description

A small valentine on white laid paper with an embossed border and hand-coloured lithograph of a lady and gentleman in an interior; the lady, wearing a green dress trimmed with purple bows, sitting in a chair with a footstool and the gentleman in grey jacket standing beside her. A verse is printed below: 'Oh grant a Lover's fervent prayer / And make my joy complete / That I with that bliss may share, / So loving and so sweet'. The interior is blank. The front is adhered to the back at lower right.

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 1850 - Circa 1860

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Hand colouring
Lithography

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14416-R-28
Primary reference Number: 215173
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 14 February 2017 Updated: Friday 26 January 2018 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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