Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Valentine card
  • Hildesheimer & Faulkner, publisher
    active 1881–1893
  • Valentine card, circa 1881–1893
  • Where object was made: London, England, United Kingdom
  • chromolithograph, cut-paper, photo offset, gold relief
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7126

Printed image of two roses (a bloom and a bud) accompanied by a fictive page with a poem. The print is glued onto cut paper with a printed border that recalls decorative styles popularized by Art Nouveau, Wiener Werkstatt or the Glasgow School.