23 January 2009
Property from a Private American Collection
This lot is offered without a reserve
A Birth and Baptismal Certificate
New Jersey, dated 1775
watercolor and ink on paper
7¾ x 12½ in.
Joe Kindig, Jr. & Son, York, Pennsylvania, 1983
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Another example with an embroidery patterned border design is in the collection of Winterthur Museum (see Scott W. Swank, Arts of the Pennsylvania Germans (New York, 1983), fig. 239, p. 247).
This lot is offered without reserve.
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