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Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Harriet N. Davis,"

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
90
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Harriet N. Davis," America, seven lines of alphabet and numbers, and a single line of verse above "Wrought by Harriet N. Davis Aged 11/Years/Septr 1827," all within a flower and vine border, mounted in a balustered figured maple frame, ht. 20 1/4, wd. 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500


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

Harriet N. Davis, N. Davis Aged, Embroidery, Given names, Harriet, Numerology, Sampler, Women

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