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Greetings card

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    c.1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    embossed paper, fabric leaves, moss, artificial berries, paper, adhesive, collage

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from the collection of the late Estella Canziani in 1970.

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.1:20-1971

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 198

Physical description

Collage of embossed paper, fabric leaves, moss, artificial berries and scraps of a cupid, bunch of flowers and a gilt bow.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

c.1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

embossed paper, fabric leaves, moss, artificial berries, paper, adhesive, collage

Dimensions

Height: 14 cm when folded, Width: 9.6 cm When folded

Descriptive line

Anonymous artist: Valentine, collage of paper, fabric leaves, moss, artificial berries etc, c.1870

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

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1970

Materials

Paper; Printer's ink; Embossed paper; Moss; Adhesive; Fabric

Techniques

Collage

Subjects depicted

Valentines

Categories

Greeting cards

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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