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E. Bollans & Co
A birthday : let this pledge of earnest love, by your acceptance welcome prove, and happy birthdays may you see, and your dear heart from care be free.
Leamington : E. Bollans & Co., [approximately 1870]
Physical Description:
1 silk picture : color ; 18 x 4 cm (with tassel)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK9002.B6 B52 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Visual Materials
For information about silk bookmarks issued by E. Bollans & Co., see: Godden, G. Stevengraphs and other Victorian silk pictures, pages 407-410.
A woven picture, machine-embroidered on silk. On white silk in blue, red, green, and gold.
The words "E. Bollans & Co." and "Leamington" are embroidered on the reverse.
Silk picture bookmark (in the manner of a Stevengraph) featuring birthday wishes above and below an illustration of a rural scene, with small house and horse-drawn cart. With a gold tassel at the foot of the bookmark.
Subject Terms:
Birthdays -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
Bookmarks -- Specimens.
Silk pictures -- Specimens.
Embroidery (visual works)

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