Robert Young Antiques Collection: Fine Paint Decorated Folk Art Deed Box with Exceptional Stylised Tulips and Floral Motifs. Hand Painted Planewood. Northern European, c. 1850 6 1⁄4" high x 13 1⁄4" wide x 9 3⁄4" deep.
Fraktur art was practiced by the Pennsylvania Germans between the years of 1750 and 1850. Fraktur used naive and primitive images including angels, birds and tulips to decorate and adorn birth and mar...from