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Valentine

Valentine

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain, Uk (possibly, made)
    USA (possibly, made)
    France (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    card with colour lithograph, paper-lace, fabric appliqué, and/or watercolour, etc.

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Guy Tristram Little

  • Museum number:

    E.2089-1953

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Valentine, one of a large group of 220 in assorted designs and styles.

Place of Origin

Great Britain, Uk (possibly, made)
USA (possibly, made)
France (possibly, made)

Date

mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

card with colour lithograph, paper-lace, fabric appliqué, and/or watercolour, etc.

Descriptive line

Unknown. Valentine, one of a group of 220, American, English, or French; mid-19th century.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963
The full text of the entry is as follows:

"ANONYMOUS :Cards : Greeting
...
Valentines (220). American, English and French, c.1840-c.1880.
Colour lithographs, paper-lace, fabric appliqué, water-colour etc.
Various sizes
E.1946, 1969, 2041-2190, 2250-2213, 2213A, 2214-2250, 2252-2259, 2261, 2266-2268, 2271, 2272, 2307, 2318-2320, 2343, 2345, 2420-1953

Bequeathed by Guy Tristram Little"

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Printing

Categories

Romance; Greeting cards

Collection code

PDP

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