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Large Early 19th Century Hand-painted Gilt Foil Paper Valentine

Auction:
2334
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$264$225

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Auction:
Discovery - 2334
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
October 19, 2006 5:00PM

Description:

Large Early 19th Century Hand-painted Gilt Foil Paper Valentine, depicting the "Wreath of Conversation", a gilt foil edged wheel of questions surrounded by a wreath of hand-painted flowers which fold out to reveal hidden answers.
Provenance: Ex-collection John Darcy Noble.
Estimate $200-250

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