Item No: frk00407
Title: Drawing (Tree-like Flower)
Wove paper; watercolor
Rare Book Department
Hand-drawn; hand-colored. In the lower center is a heart. From its top extends a tall flower with several branches that are decorated with a variety of leaves, fruits and flowers. Based on design characteristics, this fraktur is likely Schwenkfelder in origin.
Henry S. Borneman
Dennis K. Moyer, Fraktur Writings and Folk Art Drawings of the Schwenkfelder Library Collection (Kutztown, Pa.: Pennsylvania German Society, 1997).
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Anonymous - Decorator
Anonymous - Scrivener