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Valentine card: P.14536-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Valentine card

Maker(s)

Publisher: Meek, George

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Description

A valentine with an embossed border and embossed flower sprays in each corner with hand-colouring. At the centre, a cut-paper chapel with lithographed detail and hand-coloured additions. The sky represented behind with blue watercolour strokes. The remains of a collage of real grasses at lower centre and a cut-paper lithographed motto in blue ink: 'I love thee / Yes, I love thee well / As heart can wish, or / tongue can tell'. An inscription in graphite, '70' on the inside right-hand page. MEEK stamped on the recto at lower right corner.

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
Lithography
Collage

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14536-R
Primary reference Number: 215481
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 14 February 2017 Updated: Friday 26 January 2018 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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