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Framed British Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
711
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Framed British Needlework Sampler, c. 1760, depicting a manse and cricket player, signed "Caroline Martin" and dated "AD 1760," ht. 17, wd. 12 1/2 in. (sight).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Not examined out of frame. Edges with early tack marks and loss.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Embroidery, Sampler

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