John Drissel (Bucks County, Pennsylvania 1762-1846)
, painted pine slide lid box, inscribed on lid Zum gruck Ann von Red John Drissel his hand 1796
, retaining its original decorated surface with flowers and ivory wavy bands on a vibrant salmon ground, 2 3/4" h., 4 3/8" w., 7 5/8" d. Anna Von Red - Anna Roth was born November 17, 1793 as listed in the New Goschenhoppen Register, page 343. Exhibited at a Winterthur study and workshop in 2008. Provenance: Purchased at auction in Lower Milford Township.
Very good condition with minor wear to lid.