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Accession Number

PAG1998.201

Creation Date

1830

Description

Plate 57. Printed Taufschein with forward-facing angels at sides, flying birds in bottom corners, one with cherries, other with rye in beak, heavy rope border.

Dimensions in Inches

12 1/4 x 15 3/4

Materials

Watercolor and ink on wove paper

Technique

Drawn, Hand colored, Hand lettered

Print Shop Location

Hanover, Pennsylvania

Associated Places

Codorus Township, York County, Pennsylvania

Motifs

Birds, Cherries, Angels

Associated Names

Daniel Ziegler, Julianna Gantz, Annamaria, F.A. Scholl, John Ziegler, Barbara Ziegler

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 German Museum of Art

Provenance

Pennsylvania Folklife Society

Script/Text

Fraktur lettering, German script

Language

German

Comment

Lange used the same angel and eagle images from PAG1998.199 in this piece.Here the artist colored their gowns green in two sections to create a bare midriff section, despite the printed full-length garment they are wearing

Condition

Good

Bibliographical Reference

Stopp #314

Published

Minardi, Lisa. Roots: Ursinus College and the Pennsylvania Germans (Trappe, Pa.: Historic Trappe, 2019), pp. 43-114. Stopp, Klaus. The Printed Birth and Baptismal Certificates of the German Americans. 6 vols. Mainz, Germany, and East Berlin, Pa.: privately published, 1997–99. 2:259 .

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