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Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2468
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$711$600

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

Description:

Needlework Sampler, Elizabeth Thomas, England or America, 1760, worked in silk threads on a woven wool ground, depicting The Lord's Prayer over pots of flowers, birds, trees, and crowns, surrounded by a border of carnations, (scattered losses, toning, fading), 13 1/4 x 10 1/4 in., in a molded giltwood frame.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

United Kingdom, Elizabeth Thomas, Dianthus caryophyllus, Embroidery, Sampler, Silk

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