1957.0001 Drawing, 1955.0078.008 Frame, view 1
  • 1957.0001 Drawing, 1955.0078.008 Frame, view 1
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Fraktur (Drawing)

  • Title:

    Reward

  • Category:

    Works on Paper

  • Place of Origin:

    Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1816-1825

  • Materials:

    Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0001


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.0001

Object Name

Fraktur (Drawing)

Title

Reward

Category

Works on Paper

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Place of Origin

Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

Origin is southeastern Pennsylvania.

Date

1816-1825

Materials

Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered

Dimensions (inches)

6.7 (H) , 4 (W) , 6.7 (Image H) , 4 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

17 (H) , 10.2 (W) , 6.7 (Image H) , 4 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

H at left. W at bottom.

Watermark

none

Coloring

Hand colored with watercolors

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Hutchins, Catherine E., et al. 1983 Arts of the Pennsylvania Germans.
Published as fig. 227, p. 237.
[Book] Ames, Kenneth L. 1977 Beyond Necessity: Art in the Folk Tradition.
Published on p. 54, fig.51.
[Other] Winterthur & Workman Publishing Company. 1992 American Folk Art Calendar (Winterthur).
Published in 1992.
[Article] Mass, Jennifer, et al. 09//2005 Materials of the Pennsylvania German Fraktur Artist. Antiques. 168 (3): 128-135.
Published as pl. X and Xa, pp. 134-5.
[Article] Hummel, Charles F. & Smith, James Morton. 1978 The Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum. Antiques. 93 (6): 1282.
Published on p. 1281.
[Book] Stoudt, John Joseph. 1966 Pennsylvania German Folk Art.
Published on p. 202.
[Book] Lipman, Jean & Winchester, Alice. 1974 The Flowering of American Folk Art, 1776-1876. 288 p.
Published as fig. 148 on p. 113.
[Book] Bird, Michael S. 2002 O Noble Heart: Fraktur and Spirituality in Pennsylvania German Folk Art.
Published as fig. 152, on p. 147.