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Valentine

Valentine

  • Place of origin:

    UK (made)

  • Date:

    1813 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Coloured stipple engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Jane Samuels

  • Museum number:

    E.1533-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 68, box GG68Z(I)

Physical description

Valentine with five vignettes, including Cupids gathering hearts. It is addressed to Mr Lee and postmarked 1813.

Place of Origin

UK (made)

Date

1813 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Coloured stipple engraving

Dimensions

Height: 8.875 in, Width: 7.375 in

Descriptive line

Valentine with cupids, British, postmarked 1813

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.

Materials

Paper; Paper

Techniques

Stipple

Subjects depicted

Hearts; Cupids

Categories

Romance; Greeting cards

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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