This sampler is in nearly perfect condition, meticulously executed in cross stitch and petit point. It features an elaborate four sided floral border of roses and violet. The upper register includes butterflies and birds, centering a magnificent peacock. Below that are potted plants centering a basket of flowers. The lower register depicts an elaborate rambling…
Three horizontal rows of alphabets and numerals are stitched above a vibrant lower register featuring potted flowers, crowns, initials, and intricate geometric spot motifs, finely executed on linen with silk.
Ann Wainwright 1838
English sampler with a large church and rectory/stone house at the top, with a six line verse beneath. There is a charming four sided floral border and various spot motifs stitched about including cherubs in the sky, butterflies, flowers and trees. Color and condition very good, minor fading, stitched entirely in cross stitch. 21″ x…