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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTOR

Rare Large-Scale Needlework Sampler, Sarah Choate, Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1786
Estimate
6,0008,000
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228

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTOR

Rare Large-Scale Needlework Sampler, Sarah Choate, Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1786
Estimate
6,0008,000
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Rare Large-Scale Needlework Sampler, Sarah Choate, Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1786
Worked with silk threads on a linen ground with bands of alphabets and wide band of Tudor roses (loss at center). Signed Sarah Choate Born April 7 (date removed) this sampler wrought 1786. Below, baskets of flowers, deer, goose, barking dogs and strawberries. Some losses at center.
25 by 21 1/2 inches
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Literature

For comparison and further information see Betty Ring, Girlhood Embroidery, Vol. I, pp. 114-115, fig. 126.

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New York