Exclusive on Bidsquare Elaborate Pennsylvania watercolor and cutwork fraktur scherenschnitte, early/mid 19th c.
, probably Schwenkfelder, the fanciful central script within a border with tulips, flowers, hearts, the face of a young man, and a sun face, 7 1/4" x 12 1/4". A related work is illustrated in Dennis Moyer Fraktur Writings and Folk Art Drawings of the Schwenkfelder Library Collection
, fig.4-130. Provenance: The Estate of Charlene Sussel, Rockville, Maryland.
Not laid down. Black hearts and black surround to face with rice paper backing.