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Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2744M
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2744M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 10, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Needlework Sampler, silk threads worked on linen, "1836," a white-flowered green vine encircling a verse, a basket of flowers, the initials "CHE," "M*E," "B*E," "C*E," and "G*E" above a white house with green shutters and doors flanked by trees, flowers, and a fence, 16 1/2 x 16 1/2 in., in a later bird's-eye maple frame.

Provenance: The estate of Arthur F. Goat, South Pomfret, Vermont.
Estimate $600-800

Not examined out of frame.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

white house, Arthur F. Goat, Vermont, South Pomfret

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