The Language of Flowers

 
Accession number AR.EP.PC.0288
Creator
Measurements
3.5 x 5.5 inches
Work types
postcard

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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, Rare Book Collection
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, DC
Accession number AR.EP.PC.0288
Creator
Measurements
3.5 x 5.5 inches
Work types
postcard

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