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Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2349
Lot:
578
Sold for:
$1,058$900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Needlework Sampler, "Ruth C. Risbrough Aged 9 years Boston," worked in silk threads on a linen ground depicting rows of alphabets over a pious verse embellished with fruiting vines and a bowknot enclosed in a flowering vine border, 24 1/2 x 18 3/4 in., in a contemporary bird's-eye maple frame.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Ruth C. Risbrough Aged, Embroidery, Sampler, Silk, Vine

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