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Birth and Baptism Certificate of Michael Bretzius

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Inscription

LC printed: Orwigsburg, gedruckt und zu haben bey Thoma und May.

Provenance

Nadelman (Doylestown, PA); Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA October 11, 1956

Credit Line

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

1830

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1378 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 35.1 x 29.8 cm (13 13/16 x 11 3/4 in.) Sheet: 40.5 x 32.7 cm (15 15/16 x 12 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.792

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, printed in color, with names and dates in pen and ink

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