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Rare Embroidered and Painted Silk Picture: "Mary Had a Little Lamb", Sidney Caroline Hendricks, Lititz Boarding School, dated 1823
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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646
Rare Embroidered and Painted Silk Picture: "Mary Had a Little Lamb", Sidney Caroline Hendricks, Lititz Boarding School, dated 1823
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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Important American Schoolgirl Embroideries: The Landmark Collection of Betty Ring

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Rare Embroidered and Painted Silk Picture: "Mary Had a Little Lamb", Sidney Caroline Hendricks, Lititz Boarding School, dated 1823
Worked in silk, chenille, metal, sequins, and pen and ink.  Oval site black glass mat replaced; original giltwood and gesso and ring hanger frame; signed on the original wood backboard: Sidney Caroline Hendricks, Finished this at Lititz Boarding School, May 30, 1823.  Height 16 1/2  in. by width 15 1/4  in.
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Provenance

Sotheby's, sale 5883, Lot 192, June 21, 1989;

Carol and Stephen Huber, 1989.

Important American Schoolgirl Embroideries: The Landmark Collection of Betty Ring

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New York