Drawing for Rosabella Elisabeth Baer

Drawing for Rosabella Elisabeth Baer

Item Info

Item No: frk01045
Title: Drawing for Rosabella Elisabeth Baer
Scripts/Text: Roman script
Weiser Number: 408
Physical Description: Leaf
Material: Laid paper; watercolor
Category: Drawing
Media Type: Drawings
Source: Rare Book Department

Hand-drawn; hand-colored. In the center of the document is a leafy tree with a bird. To the left are three large tulips, and to the right are several flower spikes. All appear to be growing in grassy ground.  For the reverse see FLP 1045v. See also FLP 394, 1015b, 1016b, and 1132 for other examples by this artist.

Associated Names: Baer, Rosabella Elisabeth

"Late Berks County 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. 501-502.

Creation Place County: Creation Place Note:Based on artist's location

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): ca. 1850
Image Dimensions Width: 18.7 cm
ShelfMark: FLP 1045
Creator Name: [Late Berks County Artist (active c. 1830-1865)] - Decorator
[Late Berks County Artist (active c. 1830-1865)] - Scrivener

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