To My Valentine | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society

Postcard

To My Valentine

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DESCRIPTION

Valentine's Day postcard with Cupid holding a bow and arrow seated in a two wheeled cart made of flowers, two cherubs are pushing it. They are in a meadow with hills in the background. Text on the right reads "To My Valentine." Chromolithograph, embossed, printed in Germany.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 63801

Creation Date: 1910 ca.

Creator Name: Unknown

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Collection Name: Greeting Card collection, circa 1850-1982

Genre: Postcard

Original Format Type: prints, photomechanical

Original Format Number: PH 6013, Box2, Fldr55

Original Dimensions: 5.5 x 3.5 Inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Cupid is the Roman god of desire and affection, the son of the goddess Venus and the god Mars.

SUBJECTS

Botany

Carriages and carts

Clothing and dress

Dresses

Ephemera

Flowers

Foliage

Greeting cards

Intellectual life

Manners and customs

Transportation

Valentines

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