Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Valentine card
  • United States
  • Valentine card, date unknown
  • Where object was made: United States
  • perforated paper, embossing, collage, hand coloring
  • Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7094
Description

Valentine card that is printed with a color decoration of three blue flowers, two pink flowers, and a bird's nest filled with two eggs. There are two birds on either side of the bird's nest, which is in the center of the composition. There are small, green leaves and vines around the bird's nest, and the pink flowers are on either side of the nest, below each bird. The blue flowers are arranged in a triangle shape above the nest. There is one line of hand written text below the printed image. There is perforated decoration in a thick band around the edges of the decoration.