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    Sale 5955

    British Mezzotints & Printed Hankerchiefs, Part II, from the collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    25 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1314

    VALENTINE'S HANDKERCHIEF

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    VALENTINE'S HANDKERCHIEF
    late 18th century
    printed in madder on cotton with two songs for Valentine's day flanking a knotted ribbon cartouche ending in I chuse you for my Valentine/I chuse you out from all the rest/Because I thought I liked you best
    27in. x 24in. (65cm. x 58cm.)
    Embroidered with a monogramme EB and dated 1793


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