Valentines from G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB

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"True Love"

by Stevens, Thomas

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G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1863
Edition
First
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$375.00

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[Stevengraph, Valentine] A hand-made valentine with a woven silk text, in green and red thread on a white silk background, 11.5 cm x 8 cm, text is mounted with three layers of paper decoration, English, Godden dates the design November 3, 1863. Woven silk message: "True / Love / Love is beaming / in thine eyes / Let thy promises… Read more
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Valentine: Hand-Made with a Verse of Poetry,

by Valentine's Day Card, ca. 1850

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G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB
Published
Ca. 1850
Edition
Original art.
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$450.00

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Valentine. German, ca. 1850 A hand-made Valentine's card 8 cm x 6 cm, with a German verse below a hand-painted garland of roses around a burning heart, painted on cloth, then mounted on paper with an embossed gilt border. No date, nor signature. Fine. Wenn freundschaft sich die hande reicht, Dann is der Weg durch's leben leicht. Wo Lieb' und Treu' im… Read more
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