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Greetings card

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    c.1860 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printer's ink, paper, rice paper, printed, hand-painted

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 67, box B

Physical description

Lace paper mount with inset of rice paper hand-painted with flowers and a bird, with a scrap below printed with roses

Place of Origin

England (made)


c.1860 (made)


Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

printer's ink, paper, rice paper, printed, hand-painted


Height: 14 cm, Width: 9.5 cm

Descriptive line

Anonymous artist: Valentine card, ‘LOVE’S OFFERING’, British, c.1860

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

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1970


Printer's ink; Paper; Rice paper


Printed; Hand-painted

Subjects depicted



Greeting cards


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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