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Needlework Mary E. Williams Sampler

Auction:
3120T
Lot:
1327
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3120T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 06, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Needlework Mary E. Williams Sampler, America, 1827, stitched in silk or worsted wool on a linen background with four lines of verse above a home scene and "Mary E Williams/aged 11 years 1827," all within a rose and vine border in a mahogany veneer ogee and gilt frame, ht. 15, wd. 15 in. (sight).
Estimate $300-500


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.

Keywords

Mary E. Williams Sampler, Embroidery, Manufacturing, Sampler, Worsted

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