Valentine postcard depicts a young man dressed in full-dress attire for British gentleman of the 19th century: tailcoat, waistcoat, breeches, cravat, and dress wig. He is holding a cane and carrying a bunch of four-leaf clovers. Behind him is a stylized brown heart, bordered in clovers. Printer has labeled this postcard as part of the "Good Luck" series of Valentine Post Cards, No. 19.
Clover; Greeting cards; Hearts (Symbols); Valentines; Young men
Raphael Tucker & Sons, Ltd. (London)
14 x 9 cm
MSS 440, Greeting Card Collection
The Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts
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