Alsdorff Copy Artist (active circa 1823)
Plate 100. Bookplate with winged angel head and cedar trees, pin-pricked outline around angel.
Dimensions in Inches
5 1/2 x 3 1/4
Watercolor and ink on woven paper
Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered
Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Please contact the Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College for permissions which fall outside of educational fair use.
Fraktur lettering, German script
Dieses Fragen/Büchlein Gehöret/Mir/Jonas Weber/Mir Zur Lehr und Gott Zur ehr/den 26ten/Januarius/1823
This little question [catechism] book belongs to me, Jonas Weber, to teach me and to honor God. The 26th of January 1823
Minardi, Lisa. Roots: Ursinus College and the Pennsylvania Germans (Trappe, Pa.: Historic Trappe, 2019), pp. 43-114.
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