Rosemaling - Norwegian style of traditional decorative arts.
Ryfylke Rosemaling style.
Short Sampler Board Pattern Packet
Title: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) for Elisabeth Niszly Category: Bookplate (Bücherzeichen) Creators: Decorator: [Samuel Bentz (1792-1850)] Scrivener: [Samuel Bentz (1792-1850)] Creation Place: Town/Township: New Ephrata [now Lincoln] County: Lancaster State/Province: Pennsylvania Note: Based on inscription on document Creation Date: 2/27/1828
Bucks County, Plumstead Township, Pennsylvania. Presented to Abraham Meyerin in 1821. Watercolor on paper in a horizontal arrangement that was likely a bookplate, yet given the larger size and format, may have been the first page of a song book.
Little writing book belonging to Barbara Hunsickerin, writing student in the Perkasie school. Written on the 23rd of January, 1786.
2013.0031.044 Fraktur | Love the dusty colors of a So. California Spring.
Fraktur is a highly artistic and elaborate illuminated folk art created by the Pennsylvania Dutch, named after the Fraktur script associated with it. Most Fraktur were created between 1740 and 1860.
Fraktur (Bookplate) Title: Copy book (Vorschiften Buchlein) bookplate for Maria Eicklin (Eichl) -- Johann Adam Eyer (Scrivener and decorator), Pennsylvania, 1796