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Title(s):

A heart that boasts a tender flame, sincere and constant too : long has tried your love to claim and vows twill e'er be true. They say at once you will incline to be my faithful Valentine.

Published/Created:
Great Britain : publisher not identified, mid-19th century.
Physical Description:
1 card ; 22 x 18 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC1866.V3 C6+ no. 5 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Prints
Notes:
Valentine card. White embossed and cut paper card mounted on green paper. Botanical illustration done in watercolors with a few decorative scraps added. Text written in blue ink.
Subject Terms:
Botanical illustrations.
Valentines -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Form/Genre:
Ephemera.
Valentines.
Cut-paper works.
Embossed papers.
Die cutting.
Scraps.
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