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Magdelena Murz Baptismal Fraktur

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Magdelena Murz Baptismal Fraktur, attributed to Martin Brechall, Berks County, Pennsylvania, c. 1809, ink on laid paper with red, yellow, and blue flowers, in a red- and black-painted frame, (tears, some paper loss), ht. 16 1/4, wd. 11 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Berks County, Pennsylvania, Black, Blackletter, Color, Fraktur, Latin script, Red, Web colors

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