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An ornate, hand-drawn bookplate, with birds, tulips, and gothic text in German. " Fraktur " are decorated manuscripts or documents of early Pennsylvania-Germans and other German-American immigrants. They were personal family records, rather than legal documents.
CbyC Original Illustration - Hearts & Birds Limited Edition Print a colorful take on the classic form of Folk Art called Fraktur
"George Washington" So-called 'fraktur' drawing. Done by Pennsylvania German artists in a style reminiscent of medieval illuminated manuscript art. The name, "fraktur", actually means "fractured writing" and is a reference to the pointedness of Gothic German script.