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Valentine card: P.14344-R-57

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Object information

Titles

Valentine card

Maker(s)

De la Rue (Publisher)

Description

A lace-paper front paper with a central panel containing a collage of hand-coloured, cut-paper flowers, leaves and hand-painted foliage and flowers inside a silver, embossed cut-out cornucopia. Inscribed in blue ink at lower centre: "From a Lover". DE LA RUE blind-embossed at lower centre.

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
1870 - Circa 1885

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Hand colouring Collage

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14344-R-57
Primary reference Number: 214274
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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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