Framed Fraktur Birth Certificate, by Rev. Henry Young (American, 1792-1861), Centre County, Pennsylvania, 1844, Sold for $15,944. watercolor and ink on paper ...
Realized Price: $9000 Henry Young (Pennsylvania, 1792-1861), watercolor on paper fraktur birth and baptismal certificate for Franklin Bohn, b. May 6th 1855, depicting his parents Daniel and Sarah Anna clutching a bouquet, 11 3/4" x 7 3/4"
The great sea frees me, moves me, as a strong wind carries a weed. Earth and her strong winds move me, take me away; and my soul is swept up in joy. Uvavnuk, female Inuit shaman, ca. 1900s (translated by Jane Hirshfield, blue and white, Yuko Hosaka)
Southeastern Pennsylvania ink and watercolor fraktur birth certificate for Maria Christein, b. 1757, 5 1/4" x 3 1/4".