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Catalog Number 10645-4269
Title Clipping, Magazine; Winslow Homer; Letterpress; St. Valentine's Day-The Old Story In All Lands; Harper's Weekly
Object Name Clipping, Magazine
Description Magazine clipping from Harper's Weekly dated February 22, 1868. The clipping features text on one side and an illustration by Winslow Homer on the other. The illustration, "St. Valentine's Day - The Old Story In All Lands," is a collage of five enraptured couples surrounding a couple in the middle sitting together reading a sheet of paper. The couples from different cultures/time periods are dancing/standing and are accompanied by cherubs. The title of the illustration and the artist's name is printed below.


Date 02/22/1868
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Letterpress
Artist Homer, Winslow
Made Harper & Brothers
Place of Origin USA: New York, New York
Height (in) 16.5
Width (in) 11.75
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Homer, Winslow
Other Name Clipping, Magazine
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection