Birth Certificate of I. Dyckman, 1803

1803
Artist Unidentified artist, American, early 19th century (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1345, fig. 363 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.4 x 30.8 cm (13 15/16 x 12 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.764

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and pen and blue and brown ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- fractur. birth certificate. Three-masted ship in lunette with stars. Underneath three strips of geometric ornament above name and birth date in ink, and four more strips below.

Inscription

Center: I. Dyckman/ Born July 1st 1803

Markings

Watermark: J. Whatman

Provenance

Nadelman (Canton, Ohio); 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