Drawing (Two Birds on a Flower)

Drawing (Two Birds on a Flower)

Item Info

Item No: frk00488
Title: Drawing (Two Birds on a Flower)
Weiser Number: 625
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Lined wove paper; watercolor; ink
Category: Drawing
Media Type: Drawings
Source: Rare Book Department

Hand-drawn; hand-colored; lined paper. In the center of the document is a tree-like flower with many leaves and two blossoms. Two inward-facing birds are perched on two of the leaves.

The drawing relates to the work of the Rockhill or Rockhill Township Artist.


"Rockhill Artist" in Cory M. Amsler, ed., Bucks County Fraktur (Kutztown, Pa.: Pennsylvania German Society, 1999), pp. 307-309.

"Rockhill Township Artist" in Russell D. and Corinne P. Earnest, Papers for Birth Dayes: Guide to the Fraktur Artists and Scriveners (East Berlin, Pa.: Russell D. Earnest Associates, 1997), 2nd ed., vol. 2, pp. 653-654.

Creation Place County: Creation Place Note:Based on design characteristics

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): ca. 1850
Image Dimensions Width: 19.5 cm
ShelfMark: FLP 488
Creator Name: Anonymous - Decorator

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