Fine Silk-Embroidered Mourning Picture: Sacred to the Memory of Richard Whellen, Boston, Massachusetts, circa 1810
10,000 - 15,000 USD
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painted and embroidered on silk with French knots, the monument inscribed to Richard Whellen who died November 25, 1804; the reverse bearing an old jelly label inscribed Mrs. Warren A. Ransom Rye, New York Embroidered by the widow of my great, great, great grandfather.