The Language of Flowers

 
Accession number AR.EP.PC.0288
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Measurements
3.5 x 5.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
illustration
Work types
postcard

Description

TRANSCRIPTION:

The Language of Flowers

Wild Rose. Pleasure and pain.

Yellow Marquerile. I come anon.

Canterbury Bell. Your Letter received.

White Lily. My love is pure.

Iris. I send a message.

Daisy. I love you truly.

Yellow Pansy. Thinking of you.

Red Fuchia. I like your taste.

White Rose. I cannot.

Cornflower. Be gentle with me.

Red Carnation. My heart aches for you.

Hyacinthe. Your loveliness charms me.

Poppy. I am not free.

Pink. Yes.

White Rose. I cannot.

Red Tulip. I declare my love. Honeysuckle. Devoted Affection.

Printed in England No. 2869 / The Regent Publishing Co Ltd, London, NW / Regent Series

Collection

Ephemera Collection
 

Repository

Dumbarton Oaks Archives, 054.SUZ.02.PCbox.094
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, DC
Accession number AR.EP.PC.0288
Creator
Measurements
3.5 x 5.5 inches
Materials/Techniques
illustration
Work types
postcard

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