Birth and Baptism Certificate of Catharine Schaub

1815
Artist Unidentified artist (Swedish)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1352 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.0 x 38.6 cm (12 3/16 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.767

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- fractur. Birth and baptism certificate. Fractur Born 1815, daughter of Johann and Catharine. Place not given. Pen inscription in red and black ink, surrouded by wide borders of flowers, including cherub with crossed feet at top center.

Provenance

Nadelman (Northampton County, PA); to Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given 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