Pen, ink and paint (tempera?) on paper
Sheet: 13 7/8 x 17 1/8 in. (35.2 x 43.5 cm) (show scale)
Dick S. Ramsay Fund
Old catalogue card attributes this to Christian Peters. Considered a vorschrift (writing sample). Fractur drawing 1777, religious text inscribed in Pennsylvania German. There is a large geometrical design in the left hand corner with a foliated border at the top oof the drawing. It is hand-colored in red, yellow, blue and green.
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Unknown. Fractur Drawing, 1777. Pen, ink and paint (tempera?) on paper, Sheet: 13 7/8 x 17 1/8 in. (35.2 x 43.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 39.547 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.39.547.jpg)
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