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Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2468
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$415$350

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Needlework Sampler, "Emma Brown October 28 1831 Aged 13 Years," England, worked in silk threads on a linen ground, depicting bands of assorted trees, flowers, figures, including Adam and Eve, animals, houses, a ship, and crowns, (toning, loss l.l.), 22 x 20 in.
Estimate $700-900

The loss is about 1.2 x 1/3 in.

Keywords

Adam and Eve, Adam, Emma Brown, Eve, United Kingdom, Embroidery, Fashion, Linen, Sampler, Silk

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