• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2670

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art and Prints

    25 January 2013, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 126

    A GROUP OF THREE FRAKTUR LOVE POEMS

    PENNSYLVANIA, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF THREE FRAKTUR LOVE POEMS
    PENNSYLVANIA, 19TH CENTURY
    3 3/8 x 3¾in.; 3 3/8 x 3¼ in.; 3 3/8 x 3 7/8 in. (3)


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    Provenance

    Collection of H. William Koch, Milton, Pennsylvania
    David Wheatcroft, Westborough, Massachusetts, 1995


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A NEW ENGLAND FAMILY


    Literature

    Frederick S. Weiser, Fraktur: Pennsylvania German Folk Art (California, 1973), p. VIII (as frontispiece)