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Rudolph Heinrich Ottomar Grossmann (active circa 1850-87)

Accession Number

PAG1998.216

Creation Date

1856

Description

Color printed Taufscheinwith scenes of marriage, birth, baptism, and mourning at sides, clockwise from left.

Dimensions in Inches

15 1/2 x 10 3/4

Materials

Watercolor and ink on paper

Technique

Drawn, Hand colored

Print Shop Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Associated Places

Ruscombmanor Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania

Category

Birth and baptismal certificate (Geburts-und-Taufschein)

Motifs

angels, clouds, flowers, religious

Associated Names

Israel Busch, Emilie Haas, Sahra Catharina, Hinterleiter

Rights

Please contact the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College for permissions which fall outside of educational fair use.

Source

Ursinus College Library Special Collections and the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art

Provenance

Pennsylvania Folklife Society

Script/Text

Fraktur lettering, German script

Language

German

Condition

Good

Bibliographical Reference

Stopp #511

Published

Stopp, Klaus. The Printed Birth and Baptismal Certificates of the German Americans. 6 vols. Mainz, Germany, and East Berlin, Pa.: privately published, 1997–99. vol. 3, p. 227.

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