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Darning sampler
Darning sampler
Date:
1801
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Thread On Linen; Embroidery
Dimensions:
35.6 x 37.5 cm (14 x 14 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
42659
Acquisition Date:
1917-06-24
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. George Richert

Exhibition History:

English-American Samplers, 1995

Central basket of flowers surmounted by leafy garlands, with darning samples below. 5 areas of punchwork at top, Dresden-work

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”