Folk Art Painting and Carving

Title:  Maria Hat Geholfen

Artist:  Katharina Bermoser

Medium: Oil on wood.  Carved.

Size: 12” high x 8” wide

Date:  1864

Signature: Center bottom “Katharina Bermoser Obenforf 1864″

About:  German.  Upper center: “Maria Hat Geholfen (Maria has helped).”
18th cent. flower carving added when artist made this piece.

Item  A574