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Greeting card

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)
    France (made)

  • Date:

    1865-90 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    colour lithography, some with textile, tinsel and paper lace elements

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. John E. Montagu

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 94, shelf E, box 15

Physical description

1 of 248 greeting cards and Valentines in an album, mainly colour lithographs, some tinsel and textile pictures, paper-lace and assorted materials. Various sizes

Place of Origin

Britain (made)
France (made)


1865-90 (made)


Unknown (made)

Materials and Techniques

colour lithography, some with textile, tinsel and paper lace elements


Height: 31.6 cm volume, Width: 26.5 cm volume, Depth: 5.6 cm volume

Descriptive line

1 of 248 assorted greeting cards and Valentines contained in an album, English and French, 1865-1890

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1936, London: Board of Education, 1937.


Card; Printing ink


Colour lithography


Greeting cards; Ephemera; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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