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Virginia fraktur; penmanship as folk art

Klaus German Wust

Virginia fraktur; penmanship as folk art

by Klaus German Wust

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Published by Shenandoah History, Publishers in Edinburgh, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia.
    • Subjects:
    • Fraktur art -- Virginia.,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Pennsylvania Dutch -- Virginia.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 28.

      Statementby Klaus Wust.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND3035.V8 W8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p.
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4470211M
      LC Control Number79189313

        Even this dual evidence of exceptionally fine art-work on the title pages might not have seemed remarkable had it not been that another piece by the same hand could be seen in Donald Shelley’s book on Fraktur (a bookplate for Catharina Gerhart, illustration #44, The Fraktur-Writings or Illuminated Manuscripts of the Pennsylvania Germans). s antique JOSEPH PEIRSOL FOLK ART PENMANSHIP HANDWRITTEN SCRAPBOOK BOOKPLATE. $ antique MARIA RIECHY FRAKTUR NAME BOOKPLATE lancaster pa CALLIGRAPHY. $ + $ shipping. s antique SCHOOL WRITING BOOK phila pa own JULIA COLE penmanship TOBACCO AD. $ + $ shipping s antique FRAKTUR penmanship Seller Rating: % positive.

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Read, borrow, and discover more than 3M books for free. Virginia fraktur; penmanship as folk art Klaus German Wust Not in Library. Faith and family June Burk Lloyd Not in Library. - Explore sapphirequill's board "Fraktur", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Folk art, Folk, American folk artK pins.

      SCOPE AND CONTENT: This is a collection of John Stewart's papers, publications, slides and photos concerning local folklore, which includes frakturs, folk medicine, etc. COLLECTION INVENTORY: Box 1: Folder 1: Booklet titled Shenandoah Valley Jews by John Stewart, Notes on Jewish peddlers of German origin in the Valley Folder 2: Typed copy.   Pennsylvania Folk Art Books And Fraktur Books. Fraktur: Folk Art and Family ~Usually Ships Within 24 Hours -Corrine Earnest, Russell D. Earnest Editors / Hardcover pages / Published April The American fraktur tradition began about in southeast Pennsylvania, but quickly spread to other states, and remains popular even today.


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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Jun 8, - Explore Ralph Arthur's board "Virginia Fraktur", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Southern art, Folk art, Virginia pins.

Buy Virginia fraktur: Penmanship as folk art 2d ed by Klaus German Wust (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. The Intermuseum Laboratory, Allen Art Building, Oberlin, Ohio The author recognizes that there were other possible approaches to preserving the fraktur.

For instance, some conservators have not removed blanket chest frakturs at all, but protected them as much as possible in situ. RARE GROUP OF FREDERICK CO., VIRGINIA RECORD BOOK ARTIST CARTER FAMILY FOLK ART FRAKTUR BIRTH RECORDS, LOT OF SIX, watercolor and ink on paper, comprising three informational sheets and three accompanying pictorial pages, imagery includes female figure under tree, Masonic temple, numerous birds and floral devices, each within a "curtain" surround and ruled border pins.

Fraktur is a highly artistic and elaborate illuminated folk art created by the Pennsylvania Dutch, named after the Fraktur script associated with it.

Most Fraktur were created between and The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center was recently given a decorated blanket chest. had a store where they sold books, paper, and writing materials early in the nineteenth century.5 In Ambrose Henkel, the printer in the family, published the Wust, Klaus, Virginia Fraktur: Penmanship as Folk Art, Shenandoah History, P.

Box. Fraktur bookplates can be key sources of genealogical data because they include the date of birth and other information about the book owner. The bookplate of a German Reformed Church hymnal recorded Maria Staufer ‘s birth on April 8, “in Zeichen des Widder” (in the sign of the ram).

It was purchased by Dr. George Compton from a Howsmon descendant in the mid 20th century, and was featured in an exhibition "Virginia Fraktur" by the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center of Williamsburg in Sepia copies of the book had been previously featured in a edition of "The Magazine Antiques.".

The certificate is attributed to his mother on the basis of its similarity to a sample of calligraphy bearing her maiden name (illustrated in Klaus Wust, Virginia Fraktur, Penmanship as Folk Art. She received her calligraphic training at the Strasburg (Virginia) German School, and is known to have created fraktur as early aswhen she was only twelve.

HRHS, John Stewart Collection 03/26/16 p. 1 Archival and Manuscript Collections Finding Aid ACCESSIO o.: HRHS COLLECTIO TITLE: John Stewart Collection DATES: - SIZE: 11 boxes, 22 folders DOO R: Nancy Stewart PROCESSED: Processed 04/10/ by K.

Craun, B. Hopkins, & J. Litten BIOGRAPHICAL O TE: John Stewart was born in Austria and came to the United States in. Virginia Fraktur: Penmanship as Folk Art – New expanded edition Wust, Klaus and Jean M.

Martin, Shenandoah History, V irginia Silversmiths, Jewelers, Clock. Fraktur and other folk arts tell us about their culture and give us insight into their everyday lives. Fraktur with a Tulip Border Fraktur designs often represent the rural surroundings and religious beliefs of the Pennsylvania Germans who made them.

Lively drawings and intricate lettering are basic features of most fraktur. Book tells the story of the most beloved mountains of Virginia from their Indian days, to early settlement and beyond -- stories of squabbles, Civil War raids, teconstruction, murders and ghosts, a plane crash and more.

Illustrated throughout with wonderful black and white photographs and drawings. pages. Book Accessories Children's Books Art & Photography Books Wool Applique e-Pattern pdf FRAKTUR VIRGINIA Primitive Folk Art Wool Penny Rug Beautiful Design Saw Tooth Frame LakeViewPrimitives.

From shop LakeViewPrimitives. 5 out of 5 stars () reviews. Unlike cursive writing, with its connected strokes within each word, fraktur relies on a series of multiple or broken strokes to create each letter character. Often its text was embellished with various folk art designs from nature, such as ornate flowers or birds like the Pennsylvania Germans’ distelfink.

Virginia Fraktur: Penmanship as Folk Art (Wust) $ $ SCHOOLS IN SHENANDOAH COUNTY Changes Pave The Way (Education in Shenandoah. This book describes small fraktur such as rewards of merit and drawings, while providing numerous illustrations that show the great diversity of this genre.

“Fraktur.” Frederick S. Weiser.Penna Folk Art 19th c German Birth Record Fraktur d hand painted frame.[S] Klaus Wust, Virginia Fraktur Penmanship as Folk Art (P. O. Edinburg, Virginia Shenandoah History, Publishers, ). Hereinafter cited as Virginia Fraktur. [S] Graduation Announcement - Dylan Chase Lawrence.