The exhibition encompasses the period from 1750 to around 1850 and includes works by many of the finest and best known fraktur artists: Johann Adam Eyer, Samuel Gottschall, Andreas Kolb, Friedrich Krebs, Henrich Otto, Durs Rudy, Johannes Ernst Spangenberg, and the anonymous scribe nicknamed the Sussel-Washington Artist
As devout a Christian people as the Quakers were, they did not express their religious belief as dynamically as the Pennsylvania Dutch/Germans, whose American Folk Art spilled over from the ...
Visitors coming to Pennsylvania from outside the state often associate Pennsylvania Dutch culture with the Amish of Lancaster County, sometimes even assuming that the group is representative of all Pennsylvania ...
UPDATE: You can find the full PA Books episode featuring Corinne and Russell Earnest discussing their book 'The Heart of Taufschein' here. → March 9, PA Books: “The Heart of the Taufschein” ...
→ The Historian: Himmelsbriefen were in most homes - Berks Mont News
Framing Fraktur The Free Library of Philadelphia mounts two exhibitions. Quill & Brush: Pennsylvania German Fraktur and Material Culture will feature original fraktur works along with Pennsylvania German artifacts, manuscripts, and ...
→ Fine crafts and original artwork featured at the Mennonite Heritage Center Folk Art Sale — December 6-31, 2014 The Folk Art Sale is held annually during the month of December. It’s ...
As we draw nearer to the celebration of Easter and the earth awakens from sleep, it is an important time for the people throughout the Dutch Country to hold in ...
A fraktur by Daniel Peterman sold recently at Wehrly's Auction in Codorus Township for $9,680, according to Scott Wehrly. Source: York County fraktur fetches nearly $10,000 at auction - The York ...
→ The Historian: Fraktur, the folk art of the Pa. Germans - berksmontnews.com Read this article for a concise introduction to the basics of Fraktur.
→ Pennsylvania German folk art discussion set for March 13 - Bucks County Courier Times
Originally produced in 1998 for PBS, this documentary traces the arrival of the PA Dutch in America, along with their visual culture. Synopsis: Explores the handicrafts and traditional arts of the "Pennsylvania ...
→ Fraktur: More than Pennsylvania German artwork - Pocono Record.com
Lisa Minardi curates new Winterthur exhibition ‘A Colorful Folk: Pennsylvania Germans and the Art of Everyday Life’
→ UD alumna, doctoral student curates new Winterthur exhibition I'm glad they included this in the article: She notes that, contrary to what many people believe, Pennsylvania Germans lived in urban as ...
→ Contemporary artists find resonance in old folk tradition — NewsWorks
→ Soldiers' pensions: Family records included in applications from Revolutionary War veterans | Slate
Relaying religious messages to early Pennsylvania Dutch frontiersmen
More Than Buggies & Hex Signs: Who Were The Schwenkfelders?
PA Books: “The Heart of the Taufschein” on PCN March 9
The Historian: Himmelsbriefen were in most homes
Three upcoming Pennsylvania Dutch Fraktur related exhibits
Fine crafts and original artwork featured at the Mennonite Heritage Center
Folk artist Peter V. Fritsch was a beloved portrayer of Pennsylvania Dutch culture
York County fraktur fetches nearly $10,000 at auction
The Historian: Fraktur, the folk art of the Pennsylvania Dutch
Pennsylvania German folk art discussion set for March 13 in Historic Fallsington
VIDEO | Expressions of Common Hands: Folk Art of the PA Dutch
Fraktur: More than Pennsylvania German artwork
VIDEO | “The Heart of the Taufschein” on PCNTV
Lisa Minardi curates new Winterthur exhibition ‘A Colorful Folk: Pennsylvania Germans and the Art of
Contemporary artists find resonance in old folk tradition
Soldiers’ pensions: Family records included in applications from Revolutionary War veterans