English Needlework Sampler
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
- Date / Time :
- November 01, 2008 3:00PM
English Needlework Sampler Wrought by Kathrine Chalmers, 1796, depicting an overall design of figures, potted plants and various bird motifs in silk and wool yarns on a linen field, (toning, scattered stitch losses), 17 1/2 x 12 1/2 in., in a contemporary molded maple frame.
Several areas on the red linear border have losses and a few other small unobtrusive spots.