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0842: Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Sharkey Greeting Card Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Oversize, Valentine's Day card art; Two-part card; one scene contains young man and woman sitting on bench, man holding hank of yarn around his hands while woman knits a red heart; second scene sees man's and woman's backsides sticking out from behind large red knitted heart as though they are kissing, a string from the heart trails off to the side and spells "yarn" before ending in yarn ball with knitting needles stuck through it; watercolor, acrylic, or pastels, color. This collection consists of original art work, for greeting card companies. This box contains those by unknown artists created during the 1930's and 1940's.
Drawing (Visual Work)
Subject Terms: Art Greeting cards Valentines Knitting yarn bench kissing needles Valentines Day Card art Original art Greeting card art
"Yarn heart with couple" (2021). 0842: Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Sharkey Greeting Card Collection, 1930-1990. 102.