Wool and Yarn on Linen Sewn Rug, America, early 19th century, two hearts within an oval and floral wreath, bordered by flowers and four cats against triangular panels, (minor restoration),25 x 51 in.
Provenance: Paul and Judy Lenett, Silver Spring Farm, Ridgefield, Connecticut.
Literature: American Hooked and Sewn Rugs: Folk Art Underfoot, June and Jake Kopp, New York: E.P. Dutton & Co, 1975, plate 22, p. 27.
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