"1843" Needlework sampler by C. R. Brown, Probably, Pennsylvania



C. R. Brown

Needlework Sampler

Probably, Pennsylvania dated 1843

 

Very colorful and impressive sampler with its original bold mahogany frame and hanging bracket.  Inscribed: C. R Browns work/ 11th Mo. 1843.

 

The sampler features an extract from an original song that accompanies a poem The Scots Soldier’s Lament that appears in THE LITERARY GAZETTE January 6, 1827 page 42, published in London.

 

The motifs and border are comprised of brightly colored, heavily embroidered flowers.

 

Wool on linen.

 

 



Dealer Stephen & Carol Huber
Date: 1843
Origin Probably, Pennsylvania
Artist/Maker C. R. Brown
Measurements 30 ½” x 27 ¼” framed.
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Website http://www.AntiqueSamplers.com
Price Sold
Contact Stephen & Carol Huber, 860-304-9459 or  hubers@antiquesamplers.com

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