513
513
Rare Needlework Sampler, The Pope Home, Anna Pope, Spencer, Massachusetts, circa 1796
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
513
Rare Needlework Sampler, The Pope Home, Anna Pope, Spencer, Massachusetts, circa 1796
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important American Schoolgirl Embroideries: The Landmark Collection of Betty Ring

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Rare Needlework Sampler, The Pope Home, Anna Pope, Spencer, Massachusetts, circa 1796

Provenance

The Edgar William and Bernice Garbisch Collection Part II, a sale at Sotheby's, sale number 3637, May, 1974, lot 49

Exhibited

American Needlework Treasures: Samplers and Embroideries from the Collection of Betty Ring at the Museum of American Folk Art (p. 7, fig. 8)

Catalogue Note

The Pope home in Spencer was built in 1744 and destroyed by fire in 1953.

Important American Schoolgirl Embroideries: The Landmark Collection of Betty Ring

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New York