Tuesday, 3 August 2010
for more details, simply click here.This second sampler was stitched by Charlotte Pickering in 1827 and there is no attributed school. So here we can see the long life span of some sampler motifs - in this case some 15 years or more - and it is for this reason that undated samplers can be difficult to date with more precion than 25 years. This sampler was sold some time ago at auction by Tennants of Leyburn.
Posted by N E E D L E P R I N T at 15:56