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Group of Mostly English Early to Mid-19th Century Colored Lithograph Valentines and Related Ephemera

Auction:
2334
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$558$475

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

Description:

Group of Mostly English Early to Mid-19th Century Colored Lithograph Valentines and Related Ephemera, mostly England and France, including a sheet of French swags, a comical fold-out vinegar valentine, a large fold-out revealing "Her Majesty and Prince Albert at Home", an A. Park, London fold-out revealing a marriage ceremony with associated envelope, a Dean and Son mechanical valentine of a woman playing the harp, one small and three large valentines, one embossed; and a period and a re-printed fragment, (general imperfections: tears, stains, toned, glue residue), 11 pieces total. Provenance: Ex-collection John Darcy Noble.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

London, Dean and Son, France, United Kingdom, A. Park, Albert, John Darcy Noble, Love, Valentine's Day

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