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Collections Online [ 1-3 of 28]

 
Birth and Baptismal Certificate
American, Pennsylvania German
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Birth and Baptismal Certificate
American, Pennsylvania German
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Birth and Baptismal Certificate
American, Pennsylvania German
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Exhibitions & Collection Highlights [ 1-3 of 3]

 
  1. Drawn with Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur from the Joan and Victor Johnson Collection
    ...ages and elaborate lettering, fraktur celebrate milestone moments and everyday joys in the lives of Pennsylvania Germans. This exhi...
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  2. Flights of Fancy: Six Centuries of Ornament and Pattern on Paper
    ...ipt and a Pennsylvania German fraktur reveal the decorative use of the border or frame. Félix Vallotton uses a background of checkered, d...
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  3. The Pennsylvania Germans: A Celebration of their Arts, 1683-1850
    ...een in an ink and watercolor fraktur of 1842. The artist, Durs Rudy, Jr., chose to commemorate Washington as Commander-in-Chief of the Am...
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Publications [ 1-1 of 1]

 
  1. Drawn with Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur from the Joan and Victor Johnson Collection
    ...d forms of American folk art, fraktur is a Germanic tradition of decorated manuscripts and printed documents noted for its use of bold col...
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  1. Shelley Spector: Keep the Home Fires Burning
    ...ugh more than 125 examples of fraktur, textiles, and pottery, the exhibition highlights recent acquisitions and works from private and ins...
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  2. Drawn with Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur from the Joan and Victor Johnson Collection
    ...h Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur from the Joan and Victor Johnson Collection, an exhibition featuring bold, bright, and captivating d...
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  3. Publication: Drawn with Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur from the Joan and Victor Johnson Collection
    ...study of Pennsylvania German fraktur with the publication Drawn with Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur from the Joan and Victor Johnson...
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  4. Museum Appoints Elisabeth Agro as New Associate Curator of American Modern and Contemporary Crafts and Decorative Arts
    ...urniture, ceramics, textiles, fraktur, and toys. Other decorative arts of note are the unmatched collection of porcelain objects, de...
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  5. David L. Barquist is Named Curator of American Decorative Arts
    ...urniture, ceramics, textiles, fraktur, and toys. Other decorative arts of note are the unmatched collection of porcelain objects, desig...
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