Drawing (The Eight Winds [Die acht Winden])

Drawing (The Eight Winds [Die acht Winden])

Item Info

Item No: frk00457
Title: Drawing (The Eight Winds [Die acht Winden])
Scripts/Text: Fraktur; German script
Language: German
Weiser Number: 1019
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Wove paper; watercolor; ink

Norden \ Mitter Nacht \ N
N. E. Nord=Ost 
E Osten \ Sonn Aufgang 
S. E. Süd-Ost
Mit Tag \ Süden
Südwest S. W.
Westen W \ Sonn Unterg.
Nordwest N. W.

Die acht Winden \ Regina Schultz 1848.


N, North, midnight
N. E., Northeast
E, East, sunrise
S. E., Southeast
S, Noon, South
S. W., Southwest
W, West, sunset
N. W., Northwest

The eight winds
Refina Schultz, 1848

Category: Drawing
Media Type: Manuscripts
Source: Rare Book Department

Hand-drawn; hand-colored; hand-lettered. The directions of the eight winds are noted around the compass in the center of the document. The title and imprint are below it.

Associated Names: Schultz, Regina

Dennis K. Moyer, Fraktur Writings and Folk Art Drawings of the Schwenkfelder Library Collection (Kutztown, Pa.: Pennsylvania German Society, 1997).

Creation Place County: Creation Place Note:Based on design characteristics and associated name

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1848
Image Dimensions Width: 20.2 cm
ShelfMark: FLP 457
Creator Name: Regina Schultz (?-?) - Scrivener
Regina Schultz (?-?) - Decorator

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