Birgit Korioth-Schmitz

Birgit Korioth-Schmitz

Birgit Korioth-Schmitz
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FISHING LADY Boston, Massachusetts c.1760  Extremely rare folk art mid-18th century Boston needlework picture with an original composition, ...

FISHING LADY Boston, Massachusetts c.1760 Extremely rare folk art mid-18th century Boston needlework picture with an original composition, ...

The most expensive sampler ever sold is View of Boston Common by Hannah Otis (1732-1801), stitched around 1750. It’s a huge piece, meant for display over a chimney mantelpiece, embroidered in wool and silk on linen canvas. It was purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston at Sotheby’s in 1996 for a record

The most expensive sampler ever sold is View of Boston Common by Hannah Otis (1732-1801), stitched around 1750. It’s a huge piece, meant for display over a chimney mantelpiece, embroidered in wool and silk on linen canvas. It was purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston at Sotheby’s in 1996 for a record

♒ Enchanting Embroidery ♒ Sampler, 1786. Medium: silk, linen, metal-wrapped silk, hair, metal strips Technique: embroidered using cross, tent stem, satin, and rococo (queen) stitches on plain weave.

♒ Enchanting Embroidery ♒ Sampler, 1786. Medium: silk, linen, metal-wrapped silk, hair, metal strips Technique: embroidered using cross, tent stem, satin, and rococo (queen) stitches on plain weave.

Isabella Henderson. The border on this sampler is really unusual (light, airy and very natural-looking.)  The central area (tree, Adam & Eve) looks to me like something Little House Needleworks would design.  The over-one trees are too cute for words.

Isabella Henderson. The border on this sampler is really unusual (light, airy and very natural-looking.) The central area (tree, Adam & Eve) looks to me like something Little House Needleworks would design. The over-one trees are too cute for words.

sampler

sampler

Sampler

Sampler

Rebeca Willbor. Rhode Island, strawberry band similar to the earlier Betsy Davis

Rebeca Willbor. Rhode Island, strawberry band similar to the earlier Betsy Davis

A Danish silk and metallic-thread needlework sampler, 1734

A Danish silk and metallic-thread needlework sampler, 1734

EARLY 19TH CENTURY FIGURE, DONKEY & COW SAMPLER BY HARRIET HOPE - 1839

EARLY 19TH CENTURY FIGURE, DONKEY & COW SAMPLER BY HARRIET HOPE - 1839

Early 19th cetury linen & silk adam & eve sampler by mary kenward 1819

Early 19th cetury linen & silk adam & eve sampler by mary kenward 1819