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Haus Segen

House Blessing

Printer Johann Ritter und Comp.


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1382 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 38.9 x 32.2 cm (15 5/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.794

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, hand colored with wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Folk art- fractur. Six separate cuts. Printing limits. Cupid on cloud with verses left and right above panel; harvest vignette below. Flying cupid above bird on branch left and right.

Inscription

LC printed: Reading: gedruckt und zu haben bey Johann Ritter und Comp

Provenance

Coll: Nadelman from Reading; 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