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Birth and baptism certificate of Anmaria Bensinger, born 1783

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Inscription

Inscription, pen: "Christilich geburt und Tauf scheim / Anmaria Bensingerin is von Christlich der Evan -/ gelischen Lutherishen Religion zu gethaen Eltern / . . . . ." on verso in pen: Geheiratet den 3 Mertz 1801/ Mit Christian Rauz (?)

Marks

Watermark: fleur- de- lis

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875

after 1783

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik vol. 2, no. 1344, fig. 362 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.8 x 33cm (8 3/16 x 13 in.) Framed: 31.1 x 41.3 cm (12 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.3837

Medium or Technique

Watercolor, pen and brown ink on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors