Exhortation and scene of baptism
Karolik cat. no 1314, fig. 341 (Folk artists)
Sheet: 20 x 24.8 cm (7 7/8 x 9 3/4 in.) Framed: 26.7 x 31.8 cm (10 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and gouache on paper
Not On View
Folk art- fractur. Square table center, with gentleman and lady holding infant left, minister with uplifted book right. Framed by columns left and right and stylized floral canopy and base.
Four-line inscription in brown ink above figures: Jesus trat zu ihnen..." Matthei am 28, 18,19.
1956, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 11, 1956)
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875