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Sampler
Sampler
Maker:
Date:
1771
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Polychrome Silk On Linen; Embroidery
Dimensions:
11.5 x 12 cm (4 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1986.60.1
Acquisition Date:
1986-12-03
Credit Line:

Gift of the family of Diana Spear Childs in memory of Beatrice Lucretia Sherwood

Exhibition History:

English-American Samplers, de Young Museum, 1995

Sampler inscribed: Lydia Walker wroght this in the 8t year of her age 1771.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”