Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Valentine card
  • United States
  • Valentine card, circa 1870
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph, hand coloring, appliqué
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7093
Description
Exhibitions

Valentine card with colored center, green leaves and one yellow/orange flower. The central colored image is on a seperate piece of rectangular perfurated paper that in the form of a gate-fold. Around this rectagle piece of paper is an oval pattern of leaves and varies breeds of flowers, this oval pattern is monochrome.