- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
- Date / Time :
- February 18, 2007 11:00AM
Needlework Sampler, "Ann Lucretia Mayo Scaggs, aged 12 Georgetown March 2 1831," the sampler worked in silk threads on a linen ground, depicting a pious verse above rows of alphabets over a basket overflowing with strawberries, cherries and grapes, flanked by floral borders, a geometric border above and a row of hearts below, (toning, fading, oxidation spots), 23 1/2 x 17 in., in a period molded giltwood frame.