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Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
65
Estimate:
$40,000 - $60,000

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with More ...

Needlework Sampler "Susanna Wardell,"

Needlework Sampler "Susanna Wardell,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
83
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Needlework Sampler "Susanna Wardell," probably America, dated 1764, stitched in silk on linen with three lines of alphabet over stylized trees, strawberries, and flowers, signed and dated "Svsanna More ...

Miniature Needlework Sampler

Miniature Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
84
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Miniature Needlework Sampler, Esther Shove, Marblehead, Massachusetts, dated 1785, seven lines of white thread alphabet and numbers with the date "1785" stitched on a fine linen background, in a More ...

Needlework Sampler "Hannah Byrn,"

Needlework Sampler "Hannah Byrn,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
85
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Needlework Sampler "Hannah Byrn," made at Sarah Stivours' School, Salem, Massachusetts, dated 1788, stitched in silk on linen with eight lines of alphabet over the stitched inscription "HANNA BYRN More ...

Needlework Sampler "Elizabeth King,"

Needlework Sampler "Elizabeth King,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
86
Estimate:
$1,200 - $1,500

Needlework Sampler "Elizabeth King," Salem, Massachusetts, 1798, worked in silk threads on a linen ground, with a central reserve with alphanumeric lines interspersed with animals and with a lower More ...

Needlework Sampler "Joanna Y. Gordo,"

Needlework Sampler "Joanna Y. Gordo,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
87
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Needlework Sampler "Joanna Y. Gordo," probably America, dated 1803, stitched in silk on linen with four lines of alphabet and numbers above signature and date "JOANNA Y GORDO/Wrought this in the More ...

Needlework Sampler "Eliza Hilton,"

Needlework Sampler "Eliza Hilton,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
88
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Needlework Sampler "Eliza Hilton," Maine, dated 1812, stitched in silk on linen with seven lines of alphabet and numbers, signed and dated "Eliza R. Hilton aged 13, 1812," over three lines of verse, More ...

Needlework Sampler "Ann Gardner,"

Needlework Sampler "Ann Gardner,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
89
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Needlework Sampler "Ann Gardner," reportedly Stonington, Connecticut, 1816, worked in threads on a linen ground, incorporating alphanumeric lines above a large pictorial ground with tulip, baskets More ...

Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Harriet N. Davis,"

Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Harriet N. Davis,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
90
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Harriet N. Davis," America, seven lines of alphabet and numbers, and a single line of verse above "Wrought by Harriet N. Davis Aged 11/Years/Septr 1827," all within More ...

Three Miniature Needlework Samplers

Three Miniature Needlework Samplers

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
91
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Three Miniature Needlework Samplers, early 19th century, each with lines of alphabet and numbers, one with name "Maria Churchman," another "MAC PARKINSON," each framed, ht. to 4 1/4 in. More ...

Needlework Sampler from the Providence Juvenile Academy

Needlework Sampler from the Providence Juvenile Academy

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
92
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Needlework Sampler from the Providence Juvenile Academy, Providence, Rhode Island, 1829, wrought in dark thread on a linen ground, composed of two arches, one containing alphanumeric lines, the More ...

Two Framed Vermont Needlework Samplers

Two Framed Vermont Needlework Samplers

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
93
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Two Framed Vermont Needlework Samplers, 19th century, stitched in silk on a linen background with lines of alphabet and text, the larger signed "E E Eaton," the other "Polly Flag Smith Sudbury, More ...

Needlework Sampler "Eunice Jenkins,"

Needlework Sampler "Eunice Jenkins,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
94
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Needlework Sampler "Eunice Jenkins," East Bloomfield, New York, 1839, worked in silk threads on a linen ground, with two-part geometric and floral border on three sides surrounding an upper register More ...

Needlework "King" Family Record

Needlework "King" Family Record

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
98
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Needlework "King" Family Record, likely Danvers, Massachusetts, dated 1808, stitched in silk on a green linen background with five lines of alphabet and numbers over three lines of verse and ten More ...

Needlework and Watercolor Picture of Two Girls Feeding Chickens

Needlework and Watercolor Picture of Two Girls Feeding Chickens

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
103
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Needlework and Watercolor Picture of Two Girls Feeding Chickens, America or England, early 19th century, 7 x 9 1/4 in., in an oval mat and gilt frame. More ...

Silk Needlework Picture of a Bowl of Fruit

Silk Needlework Picture of a Bowl of Fruit

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
107
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Silk Needlework Picture of a Bowl of Fruit, early 19th century, the striped bowl with overflowing fruit on a faux marble surface, signed in needlework below "Executed by Nancy Downs Oct 13 1807," in More ...

Pieced Silk Quilt

Pieced Silk Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
425
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Pieced Silk Quilt, reportedly made by Blanche Bradford (b. 1862), Winslow, Wisconsin, c. 1880-1900, designed as a multi-part border surrounding thirty eight-pointed stars, in various shades of blue More ...

Five Framed Needlework Items

Five Framed Needlework Items

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1644
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Five Framed Needlework Items, a sampler dated "1802" and four embroideries: two of birds, one of flowers, and one of a crest; (imperfections), ht. to 18 1/4 in. More ...

Framed Silk and Linen Adam and Eve Needlework Sampler

Framed Silk and Linen Adam and Eve Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$338$275

Framed Silk and Linen Adam and Eve Needlework Sampler, ht. 25, wd. 17 1/2 in. More ...

Small Chippendale Scroll-frame Mirror and a Framed Needlework Sampler

Small Chippendale Scroll-frame Mirror and a Framed Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1095
Sold for:
$246$200

Small Chippendale Scroll-frame Mirror and a Framed Needlework Sampler, 18th and 19th century, sampler inscribed "Allen Mills 1824," (imperfections), ht. to 25 1/2, wd. to 14 3/4 in. More ...

Framed Needlework Sampler "Ann Schmidt,"

Framed Needlework Sampler "Ann Schmidt,"

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1114
Sold for:
$369$300

Framed Needlework Sampler "Ann Schmidt," 1844, wrought in silk on linen, with rows of alphabets and virtuous verse, ht. 18 3/4, wd. 14 3/4 in. More ...

Framed Needlework Sampler "Sarah Hull,"

Framed Needlework Sampler "Sarah Hull,"

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1243
Sold for:
$234$190

Framed Needlework Sampler "Sarah Hull," Walford School, 1834, wrought in silk on gauze, with a virtuous verse, insects, a sailing vessel, and flowers, ht. 19 1/4, wd. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Framed Needlework Sampler "Hannah Russell,"

Framed Needlework Sampler "Hannah Russell,"

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1314
Sold for:
$461$375

Framed Needlework Sampler "Hannah Russell," 1826, wrought in silk on linen, with peacocks and flowers, ht. 22 1/4, wd. 16 in. More ...

Framed Silk Needlework "The World,"

Framed Silk Needlework "The World,"

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$74$60

Framed Silk Needlework "The World," 19th century, (losses), ht. 21 3/4, wd. 26 1/2 in. More ...

Framed Needlework Landscape

Framed Needlework Landscape

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1256
Sold for:
$25$20

Framed Needlework Landscape, 1900, initialed and dated "KUL 1900" l.r., 11 x 15 in. More ...

Framed Needlework Sampler "Isabella Baldwin,"

Framed Needlework Sampler "Isabella Baldwin,"

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1299
Sold for:
$135$110

Framed Needlework Sampler "Isabella Baldwin," England, 1827, (imperfections), ht. 15 1/2, wd. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Two Framed Floral Needlework Embroideries

Two Framed Floral Needlework Embroideries

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1388
Sold for:
$49$40

Two Framed Floral Needlework Embroideries, 19th century, (imperfections), ht. to 14, wd. to 17 in. More ...

Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Ann Cowley,"

Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Ann Cowley,"

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$123$100

Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Ann Cowley," 1851, wrought in wool on gauze, with pious verse and floral border, ht. 28, wd. 29 1/2 in. Provenance: The Collection of Robert Cooney. More ...

Three Framed Needlework Samplers

Three Framed Needlework Samplers

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$738$600

Three Framed Needlework Samplers, wrought in silk on burlap and linen, including "Carolina Masoni 1842" and "1826 Adeled Wilhelmine Clark." More ...

Two Framed English Needlework Samplers

Two Framed English Needlework Samplers

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Framed English Needlework Samplers, early 19th century, wrought in silk on linen, "Mary Ann Eades/1807" with floral border, flowering urns, and birds, and "Sarah Edmonds/1807," ht. to 19 1/2, More ...