A fraktur by Daniel Peterman sold recently at Wehrly’s Auction in Codorus Township for $9,680, according to Scott Wehrly.
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→ The Historian: Fraktur, the folk art of the Pa. Germans - berksmontnews.com Read this article for a concise introduction to the basics of Fraktur.
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 ...
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 ...
→ Philadelphia museum showcasing iconic folk art - Chadds Ford Live The exhibition encompasses the period from 1750 to around 1850 and includes works by many of the finest and best ...
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 ...
→ 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 ...
→ Pennsylvania German folk art discussion set for March 13 - Bucks County Courier Times
→ A Look Back in History: Early Americana weathervane was one of a kind Antique barn toppers were thought to be good luck by Pennsylvania Dutch farmers and commanded top prices ...
→ Contemporary artists find resonance in old folk tradition — NewsWorks
→ Auction of Civil War soldier's skull found at Gettysburg canceled | Fox News
→ The Historian: Himmelsbriefen were in most homes - Berks Mont News
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 ...
→ Christiana Fire Company auction set for Saturday, Sept. 20 - LancasterOnline
→ Soldiers' pensions: Family records included in applications from Revolutionary War veterans | Slate
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 ...
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” ...
ArtWalk, coming this weekend, is bigger than ever Exploring Lancaster's past at Rock Ford Plantation 'The stink bug whisperer': York County woman turns pests into art Lehigh Valley tourism: Who's visiting and what ...
→ Fraktur: More than Pennsylvania German artwork - Pocono Record.com
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 ...
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Fine crafts and original artwork featured at the Mennonite Heritage Center
Pennsylvania German folk art discussion set for March 13 in Historic Fallsington
Early Pennsylvania Dutch Indian weathervane was one of a kind
Contemporary artists find resonance in old folk tradition
Auction of Civil War soldier’s skull found at Gettysburg canceled
The Historian: Himmelsbriefen were in most homes
Relaying religious messages to early Pennsylvania Dutch frontiersmen
Christiana Fire Company auction set for Saturday, Sept. 20
Soldiers’ pensions: Family records included in applications from Revolutionary War veterans
VIDEO | “The Heart of the Taufschein” on PCNTV
Three upcoming Pennsylvania Dutch Fraktur related exhibits
PA Books: “The Heart of the Taufschein” on PCN March 9
Local Links | April 29, 2015
Fraktur: More than Pennsylvania German artwork
Folk artist Peter V. Fritsch was a beloved portrayer of Pennsylvania Dutch culture