Birth and Baptism Certificate of Sehra Hentruer

Printer E. Benner (1836–1896)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1384 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.5 x 32.2 cm (15 9/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.797

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, Hand colored with wash, names in ink, on paper

Not On View

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Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Folk art- fractur. Born 1841, Obersolfort Township, Montgomery County, Pa.; daughter of Johannes and Cadarina. Large eagle above record framed by two columns and surrounded by seven vignettes at bottom and two at top above framed verses left and right. Twisted wreath border. At least ten seperate cuts and four repeats and full page border. Printing limits

Provenance

Coll: Nadelman from Rheinhold 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