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Birth and Baptism Certificate of Catharina Weickert

1798
W. Lepper und E. Stettinius (1798)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1371, fig. 375 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.7 x 40.5 cm (13 1/4 x 15 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.787

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, hand colored, touched with pen and wash on paper

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

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Prints

Folk art- Fractur. Printing limits. (birth and baptism certificate, in German) Left and right, vase of four large flowers on undulating stem. Large heart containing record and two hearts with verses below. Names in red ink

Inscription

Names and dates in read ink. LC printed: Hannover,/ Gedruckt/ von W. Lepper/ und E. Stet/ tinius./ 1798

Provenance

Coll: Nadelman from Ephrata Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 11, 1956

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875