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PRIVATE COLLECTIONS OF TWO NEW JERSEY FAMILIES

Watercolor Fraktur: Graduation Certificate Of Richard Finley, John Van Minian (active, 1805-1842), Salem county, Pennsneck Township, New Jersey, 1815
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PRIVATE COLLECTIONS OF TWO NEW JERSEY FAMILIES

Watercolor Fraktur: Graduation Certificate Of Richard Finley, John Van Minian (active, 1805-1842), Salem county, Pennsneck Township, New Jersey, 1815
Estimate
4,0006,000
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Watercolor Fraktur: Graduation Certificate Of Richard Finley, John Van Minian (active, 1805-1842), Salem county, Pennsneck Township, New Jersey, 1815
Inscribed Whereas Richard Finley...is a son of David...and Ruth Finley...He was born in pennsneck township Salem...County State of new Jersey on the 15 day of December...in the year of our lord 1815. persue thy earthly career with heavenly fortitude.
9 1/2 by 7 1/2 in.
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Exhibited

Newark, New Jersey, The Newark Museum Association, Paint, Paper & Thread, January 31 - April 12, 1970;
Traveling Exhibition, Small Folk: A Celebration of Childhood in America, New York, Museum of American Folk Art, New York Historical Society; St. Louis, Missouri, First Street Forum; Tokyo, Japan, The Ginza Gallery; Osaka, Japan, The Hankyu Gallery, December 11, 1980 - July 1981, no. 189;
Summit, New Jersey, Summit Art Center, The World of the Child in 19th Century America, December 6, 1981 - January 17, 1982.

Literature

Sandra Brandt and Elissa Cushman, Small Folk: A Celebration of Childhood in America, (New York: E.P. Dutton, 1980), p. 110, no. 189.

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