since about Victorian times (roughly 1837 on)+ photographs
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Charles F. Buckley - The love letter
The Love Letter. Charles F Buckley (British, 1812-1869). Watercolour heightened with bodycolour.
“When shall we pass a day alone? I have had a thousand kisses, for which with my whole soul I thank love - but if you should deny me the thousand and first - ‘twould put me to the proof how great a misery I could live through.” ― John Keats, Bright Star: Love Letters and Poems of John Keats to Fanny Brawne