House-Blessing: Christliche Haus-segen Nebst der Zwolf stunden Gedachnis

1785
Unidentified artist, American, about 1840


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1370 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.8 x 32.7 cm (16 1/16 x 12 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

57.229

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints / Watercolors

Folk art- fractur print (Ephrata) Large heart surrounded by smaller hearts, flowers and angels.

Inscription

Inscriptions in each of the hearts

Provenance

1957, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 11, 1957)

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875