TO MY VALENTINE.

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To My Valentine.

Die-cut card with honeycomb, c.1890.
3D - card size 10 1/4 x 6 3/8 x 4 1/8 (H-W-D).
Overall good condition. The back hinge is stiff and needs to be manually pulled down to open the card. An old tape reinforcement holds one of the hinges to the base.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 96084
Price: SOLD
Publisher : Publisher unknown. Printed in Germany.
A charming garden scene. In the foreground are flowers, decorative banister work, and a small ball of pink honeycomb. In the mid-grounds stands a young boy holding a love letter and flowers, and the woman he means to give it to. Behind them is a gazebo, topped with cherubs. Gold colored paint accents parts throughout. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Valentine , 3D with Honeycomb