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PRIVATE COLLECTIONS OF TWO NEW JERSEY FAMILIES

Very Rare Group of Four Watercolor Frakturs, James Anson, New Jersey, 1804-1809
Estimate
15,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 USD
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PRIVATE COLLECTIONS OF TWO NEW JERSEY FAMILIES

Very Rare Group of Four Watercolor Frakturs, James Anson, New Jersey, 1804-1809
Estimate
15,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Very Rare Group of Four Watercolor Frakturs, James Anson, New Jersey, 1804-1809
Comprising the Conklin Family Record. dated September 8, 1809; the Schuyler Family Record, dated March 1804; a Federal Coat of Arms, dated February 6, 1806; and the Birth Record of Cornelius Schuyler, dated 1804.
The first: 9 1/2 by 8 in.; The second: 14 by 12 in.; The third: 7 1/2 by 9 in.; The fourth: 15 1/4 by 11 3/4 in.
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Exhibited

Newark, New Jersey, The Newark Museum Association, Paint, Paper & Thread, January 31 - April 12, 1970;
Aaron Schuyler -
Lincroft, New Jersey, Monmouth Museum, Masterpieces of American Folk Art, September 26 - November 29, 1975;
Conklin Family Register -
River Edge, New Jersey, Steuben House, Tree of Life: Selections from Bergen County Folk Art, October 15-23, 1983;
Trenton, New Jersey, New Jersey State Museum, Bergen County: 300 Years (Tree of Life), November 3, 1984 - January 6, 1985.
Aaron Schuyler and Conklin Family Register-
Traveling Exhibition, Dutch-American Colonial Arts, Rotterdam, Netherlands, Museum Boymans van Beuningen; Groningen, Netherlands, Groningen Museum (Fine Arts); New York, The New York Historical Society and the Museum of American Folk Art; Albany, New York, Albany Institute of History & Art, February 1, 1982 - April 1, 1983.

Literature

Esther l. Schwartz "Notes from a New Jersey Collector," The Magazine Antiques, 74:4 (October 1958), 333;
Conklin Family Register-
Betty Schmelz, Charles B. Szeglin, Kevin Wright, and Irene Fitzgerald, The Tree of Life: Selections from Bergen County Folk Art, (Bergen County Historical Society, 1983), p. 30, fig. 71. 

Important Americana

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