Exclusive on Bidsquare Attributed to Anthony Rehm (Montgomery and Bucks County, Pennsylvania, active 1804-1826)
, ink and watercolor on paper birth and baptismal certificate with pin prick decoration, for Johannes Schatz
, born 1809, Upper Salford Township, with diamond and floral borders, a central crown with swags surmounting heart, tulips and birds, 12" x 15 1/4". For a similar example, see Moyer, Fraktur Writings and Folk Art Drawings
, pg. 232. Exhibited: Mennonite Historical Society of Eastern Pennsylvania. Provenance: Purchased from the Schatz Family in 1985.
Repairs on left and right sides. Not examined out of frame.