02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Needlework Sampler,

 
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Needlework Sampler, "Ann Tyers Loughborough Aged 11 1822," depicting a sun with a Hebrew inscription translated as God flanked by angels with trumpets in the upper center border, above a virtuous poem surrounded by deer, birds, other animals, and floral devices enclosed in a central panel, bordered by a solidly stitched floral meandering vine, framed, (minor imperfections), 20 1/2 x 16 in.

Provenance: From a private needlework collection.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

From a private needlework collection.

Keywords

floral devices, Ann Tyers Loughborough Aged