23 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,000
Estimate USD 2,500 - USD 3,500
A Birth and Baptismal Certificate for Samuel Bulchy
Possibly the Bern Township Artist, Berks County, Pennsylvania, circa 1795
watercolor and ink on paper
10¼ x 14½ in.
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A closely related example attributed to the Bern Township Artist is illustrated in Frederick S. Weiser and Howell J. Heaney, The Pennsylvania German Fraktur of the Free Library of Philadelphia, vol. 1 (Philadelphia, 1976), fig. 75.
This lot is offered without reserve.
Joe Kindig, Jr. & Son, York, Pennsylvania, 1990
Property from a Private American Collection
Art from the Estate of Richard J. Schwartz is to be offered during upcoming sales in New York
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