Small drawing with text in German and English, images of two birds with pale blue wings, yellow sun, and tulips.
Dimensions in Inches
3 x 6 3/4
Watercolor and ink on paper
Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
tulips, sunflowers, flowers, music notes, birds
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Ursinus College Library Special Collections and the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art
Pennsylvania Folklife Society
Fraktur lettering, German script, English script
Die Himmelstochter Sc[hr]eibekunst/Erwirbt sich aller Menschen gunst/Ist unentbährli ch jedermann,/Lährt wie man schreibent reden kan /Sie spricht mit Freunden in der Ferne/O Kauf dis Buch und Schr[e]ib u. lerne
Hail Youth Here use these copys right/They shew quite simple how to write/Learn but the letters form by heart/Then soon you’L gai n this noble art/And know how magis lines are drawn/Come buy this book before, t is gone
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