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Early 19th c. silk on linen placket sampler. White work square with a decorative faggoted hem. Includes four inset squares, six buttonholes, and six hollie point placket cuts. Central double bird and berry wreath cartouche embroidered in cross stitch dated 1806 and IEST. This is a beautiful example of a practice sampler for garment openings, worked with fine attention to the needle lace. Placket samplers allowed a young girl to demonstrate her proficiency at darning, hemming, buttonholes, plackets and needle lace. These were practical skills for making and repairing household garments and textiles. DATE:1806 SIZE:9.5" x 10" CONDITION:Unframed. Some discoloration. Small amount of stitch loss along hem in upper and lower right corners. Berry Wreath, Needle Lace, Darning, Demonstrate, Samplers, Buttonholes, Inset, Young Girls, Primitive
19th c. Placket & Buttonhole Sampler
Early 19th c. silk on linen placket sampler. White work square with a decorative faggoted hem. Includes four inset squares, six buttonholes, and six hollie point placket cuts. Central double bird and berry wreath cartouche embroidered in cross stitch dated 1806 and IEST. This is a beautiful example of a practice sampler for garment openings, worked with fine attention to the needle lace. Placket samplers allowed a young girl to demonstrate her proficiency at darning, hemming, buttonholes, plackets and needle lace. These were practical skills for making and repairing household garments and textiles. DATE:1806 SIZE:9.5" x 10" CONDITION:Unframed. Some discoloration. Small amount of stitch loss along hem in upper and lower right corners.
Catalog - Page4 | Live Auction - December 2,2023: Premier Americana - Day Two-14236 by Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc. | Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates Evans, Sea Captain, American Revolutionary War, Beulah, Two Birds, Dead To Me, Whiting, Live Auctions
December 2,2023: Premier Americana - Day Two
Catalog - Page4 | Live Auction - December 2,2023: Premier Americana - Day Two-14236 by Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc. | Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates
Catalog - Page4 | Live Auction - December 2,2023: Premier Americana - Day Two-14236 by Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc. | Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates Henry Lawson, School Places, Childress, Spring Hill, Antebellum, Floral Vine
SPRING HILL FEMALE ACADEMY, MAURY CO., TENNESSEE NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER
Catalog - Page4 | Live Auction - December 2,2023: Premier Americana - Day Two-14236 by Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc. | Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates
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(40) Steuben County, New York, Silk On Linen Sampler, - Jan 18, 2014 | Pook & Pook, Inc. In Pa Needlework, County, New York, Linen, Silk, Embroidery
(40) Steuben County, New York, Silk On Linen Sampler, - Jan 18, 2014 | Pook & Pook, Inc. In Pa
The smallest sampler in the collection, other than the pocket watch examples. Part of our home for 45+ years. Silk on linen miniature sampler. "AEIOU WYNn" DATE:c. 1830s SIZE:Sampler: 2.5" x 2"Frame: 5" x 4.25" CONDITION:Conservation mounted by Glee. 45 Years, Conservation, Pocket Watch, Folk Art, Miniatures
19th c. Miniature Sampler
The smallest sampler in the collection, other than the pocket watch examples. Part of our home for 45+ years. Silk on linen miniature sampler. "AEIOU WYNn" DATE:c. 1830s SIZE:Sampler: 2.5" x 2"Frame: 5" x 4.25" CONDITION:Conservation mounted by Glee.
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Glee Krueger Collection on Instagram: "Original 18th c. engraved plate of a “Brodeur", showing standing and seated positions of working silk embroidery on a stretched frame. Detailed figures show the bars, spindle, spool, beading sequence, stringing beads, and embroidery patterns. . This precious rendering is from the 'Encyclopédie / Dictionnaire Raisonné Des Sciences et Des Arts Métiers' by Denis Diderot (1713-84) and Jean le Rond d'Alembert (1717-83) . Printed on cream colored rag paper. . Available in the shop under "Ephemera" . . . . . #gleekrueger #18thcentury #18thcenturyantiques #frenchantiques #18thcenturyembroidery #18thcembroidery #womenshistory #diderotencyclopedia #denisdiderot #18thcenturyengraving #diderot #diderotencyclopedia #antiqueprint #antiqueengraving" Silk Embroidery, Embroidery Patterns, Engraved Plates, Antique Prints, 18th Century, French Antiques, Shop
Glee Krueger Collection on Instagram: "Original 18th c. engraved plate of a “Brodeur", showing standing and seated positions of working silk embroidery on a stretched frame. Detailed figures show the bars, spindle, spool, beading sequence, stringing beads, and embroidery patterns. . This precious rendering is from the 'Encyclopédie / Dictionnaire Raisonné Des Sciences et Des Arts Métiers' by Denis Diderot (1713-84) and Jean le Rond d'Alembert (1717-83) . Printed on cream colored rag paper. . Available in the shop under "Ephemera" . . . . . #gleekrueger #18thcentury #18thcenturyantiques #frenchantiques #18thcenturyembroidery #18thcembroidery #womenshistory #diderotencyclopedia #denisdiderot #18thcenturyengraving #diderot #diderotencyclopedia #antiqueprint #antiqueengraving"
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Watercolor And Hollowcut Silhouette Of A Woman
Watercolor and hollowcut silhouette of a woman,
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“Wrought by Betsey Farrington. aged 13 years. Canton Sept. 23rd 1825.”  “How blest the maid whose circling years improve / Her God the object of her warmest love / Whose useful hours successive as they glide / The book the needle and the pen divide / Who sees her parents heart in raptures rise / And the fond tear stand sparkling in their eyes.” Worked in 6 colors of silk thread on a linen ground. Betsey included an upper band of geometric motifs and botanicals, followed by 1 register of uppercas Uppercase Cursive, Lowercase A, Withington, Stoughton, Second Wife, The Maids, Rapture, Canton, Silk Thread
BETSEY FARRINGTON, Canton, Norfold, MA, 1825
“Wrought by Betsey Farrington. aged 13 years. Canton Sept. 23rd 1825.” “How blest the maid whose circling years improve / Her God the object of her warmest love / Whose useful hours successive as they glide / The book the needle and the pen divide / Who sees her parents heart in raptures rise / And the fond tear stand sparkling in their eyes.” Worked in 6 colors of silk thread on a linen ground. Betsey included an upper band of geometric motifs and botanicals, followed by 1 register of uppercas
Dynamic curlicue alphabet sampler with letters 2.25" in height. Very animated letters, with Scottish influence. 4 sets of uppercase (1 cursive) and 1 set of lowercase. Unsigned, undated. Possibly NH or VT. Compare with this sampler signed "Sally Middlebrook born at Trumbull in Connecticut March 15 AD 1797 Daughter of Theophilus & Elizabeth Middlebrook" "SM SM. Ferrisburg July 1820". SIZE:17" x 17.5" CONDITION:Stitch loss beginning of 4th row. Small mark center top. Color loss, but overall, v Trumbull, Upper Case, Cursive, Unsigned, Alphabet, Letters
19th c. Curlicue Alphabet Sampler
Dynamic curlicue alphabet sampler with letters 2.25" in height. Very animated letters, with Scottish influence. 4 sets of uppercase (1 cursive) and 1 set of lowercase. Unsigned, undated. Possibly NH or VT. Compare with this sampler signed "Sally Middlebrook born at Trumbull in Connecticut March 15 AD 1797 Daughter of Theophilus & Elizabeth Middlebrook" "SM SM. Ferrisburg July 1820". SIZE:17" x 17.5" CONDITION:Stitch loss beginning of 4th row. Small mark center top. Color loss, but overall, v
Marking sampler cross-stitched and eyelet-stitched in black floss on natural linen. Single uppercase alphabet with numbers 1-0 “Mary Swift Nantuckt / aged 8 years" Mary Coffin Swift Tappan Birth: 24 Mar 1822, Nantucket, Nantucket, MAFather: Henry Swift, 5 Jul 1793 - 5 Jun 1817Mother: Mary Coffin, 15 Feb 1799 - 2 Jul 1827Spouse: Lewis W. Tappan, 3 Aug 1814 - 14 Apr 1898Marriage: 5 Dec 1838Death: 21 Feb 1897Burial:  Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Suffolk, MAMemorial ID: 229965014 Great gran Forest Hill Cemetery, Ledyard, Jamaica Plain, Cedar Grove, Uppercase Alphabet, Middlesex County, Tappan, Stonington, Forest Hills
ELIZABETH D. LEDYARD Sampler, New London, CT, 1804
Marking sampler cross-stitched and eyelet-stitched in black floss on natural linen. Single uppercase alphabet with numbers 1-0 “Mary Swift Nantuckt / aged 8 years" Mary Coffin Swift Tappan Birth: 24 Mar 1822, Nantucket, Nantucket, MAFather: Henry Swift, 5 Jul 1793 - 5 Jun 1817Mother: Mary Coffin, 15 Feb 1799 - 2 Jul 1827Spouse: Lewis W. Tappan, 3 Aug 1814 - 14 Apr 1898Marriage: 5 Dec 1838Death: 21 Feb 1897Burial: Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Suffolk, MAMemorial ID: 229965014 Great gran
GORGEOUS trapuntohand quilted pounce pad with tatted edging. This is a rare and elegant version of a simple tool for transferring a stencil to a fabric for hand embroidery. Powdered chalk is held in the soft fabric bag, and then the bag is padded up and down over the perforated paper pattern or quilt stencil to transfer the design through the holes to the material underneath. A powder of juniper gum and pipe clay was traditionally used in preparying material for marking designs from perforated p Trapunto Quilt, Fabric Bag, Talc, Juniper, Pattern Paper, Underneath
19th c. Round Trapunto Quilted Pounce Pad
GORGEOUS trapuntohand quilted pounce pad with tatted edging. This is a rare and elegant version of a simple tool for transferring a stencil to a fabric for hand embroidery. Powdered chalk is held in the soft fabric bag, and then the bag is padded up and down over the perforated paper pattern or quilt stencil to transfer the design through the holes to the material underneath. A powder of juniper gum and pipe clay was traditionally used in preparying material for marking designs from perforated p
A strawberry and rose patterned silk jacquard w/ striped inset "Needle book owned by Mrs Morton of Middletown , Delaware previous to 1800" Books, Middletown, Jacquard, Needle Book, Striped
Pair of 18th c. Silk Jacquard Needle Books
A strawberry and rose patterned silk jacquard w/ striped inset "Needle book owned by Mrs Morton of Middletown , Delaware previous to 1800"
Gorgeous silk pincushion shaped in the form of a bellow with hand painted floral motif. The cream colored silk cushion is hand painted with flowing botanical vines around a gathering of pale pink roses. With its unique shape and painting, this pincushion is a one-of-a-kind treasure. Pale Pink Roses, Bellows, Floral Motif, Cream Color, Gathering
Antique 19th c. Silk Theorem Bellow Shaped Pincushion
Gorgeous silk pincushion shaped in the form of a bellow with hand painted floral motif. The cream colored silk cushion is hand painted with flowing botanical vines around a gathering of pale pink roses. With its unique shape and painting, this pincushion is a one-of-a-kind treasure.
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(49) Philadelphia Hollowcut Silhouette, Dated 1830 - Jan 18, 2014 | Pook & Pook, Inc. In Pa Silhouette Paper, Paper Cutting Patterns, Paper Cut Art, Antique Frames, Sculpture, Collage, Silhouettes
Philadelphia Hollowcut Silhouette, Dated 1830
(49) Philadelphia Hollowcut Silhouette, Dated 1830 - Jan 18, 2014 | Pook & Pook, Inc. In Pa
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Early 19th c. silk on linen placket sampler. White work square with a decorative faggoted hem. Includes four inset squares, six buttonholes, and six hollie point placket cuts. Central double bird and berry wreath cartouche embroidered in cross stitch dated 1806 and IEST. This is a beautiful example of a practice sampler for garment openings, worked with fine attention to the needle lace. Placket samplers allowed a young girl to demonstrate her proficiency at darning, hemming, buttonholes, pla
19th c. Placket & Buttonhole Sampler
Early 19th c. silk on linen placket sampler. White work square with a decorative faggoted hem. Includes four inset squares, six buttonholes, and six hollie point placket cuts. Central double bird and berry wreath cartouche embroidered in cross stitch dated 1806 and IEST. This is a beautiful example of a practice sampler for garment openings, worked with fine attention to the needle lace. Placket samplers allowed a young girl to demonstrate her proficiency at darning, hemming, buttonholes, pla
Wilda Lucier School Needlework Sample Lesson Book - Notre Dame de Bon Secours Academy - Putnam, CT Windham, Putnam, Vintage Postcard, School Girl, Notre Dame, Sisters
Wilda Lucier School Needlework Sample Lesson Book - Notre Dame de Bon Secours Academy - Putnam, CT
Wilda Lucier School Needlework Sample Lesson Book - Notre Dame de Bon Secours Academy - Putnam, CT
Beautiful micro beaded pin keep with botanical motifs. Translucent red, teal, and clear glass beads on a brown silk velvet ground. Sewn to blush colored taffeta ground, filled with wool. Part of Glee's collection for 45+ years. DATE:1870 - 1880 SIZE:2.25" dia. x 1.5" CONDITION:Darkening to blush taffeta fabric. No bead or stitch loss. Clear Glass, Glass Beads, Brown Silk, Silk Velvet, Taffeta
Victorian Beaded Pinkeep
Beautiful micro beaded pin keep with botanical motifs. Translucent red, teal, and clear glass beads on a brown silk velvet ground. Sewn to blush colored taffeta ground, filled with wool. Part of Glee's collection for 45+ years. DATE:1870 - 1880 SIZE:2.25" dia. x 1.5" CONDITION:Darkening to blush taffeta fabric. No bead or stitch loss.
Silk and cotton on linen marking sampler worked in chain, cross, eyelet, straight stitches by Susanna Burbank in 1805. "Susanna Burbank's / sampler June the 12th / 1805 / S•B" DATE:1805 SIZE:Frame: 12" x 7" x 1"Sight: 10" x 5" CONDITION:Color loss and some stitch loss. Conservation prepared by Glee. Mounted on cotton ground case over archival board. Birdseye maple frame by Ralph. Burbank, Straight Stitch, Thing 1 Thing 2, Eyelet
Sallay Kierstade Sampler, Kingston, Ulster, NY, 1774
Silk and cotton on linen marking sampler worked in chain, cross, eyelet, straight stitches by Susanna Burbank in 1805. "Susanna Burbank's / sampler June the 12th / 1805 / S•B" DATE:1805 SIZE:Frame: 12" x 7" x 1"Sight: 10" x 5" CONDITION:Color loss and some stitch loss. Conservation prepared by Glee. Mounted on cotton ground case over archival board. Birdseye maple frame by Ralph.
In early 19th century Massachusetts, religious and charitable organizations were founded to address the poverty and needs of the settlers after the Revolution. “Inspired by religious impulses, women directed their activities toward the relief of the less fortunate members of their sex. Generally, their associations identify two specific groups of unfortunates eligible for aid: impoverished widows and indigent female children.” Salem organized before Gloucester. The Salem Female Charitable Societ Dutchess County, Newburyport, The Settlers, Gloucester, Boarding School, Gracious, Organizations, Poverty
Hannah Coffin, Nine Partners Boarding School, Verse, c. 1800
In early 19th century Massachusetts, religious and charitable organizations were founded to address the poverty and needs of the settlers after the Revolution. “Inspired by religious impulses, women directed their activities toward the relief of the less fortunate members of their sex. Generally, their associations identify two specific groups of unfortunates eligible for aid: impoverished widows and indigent female children.” Salem organized before Gloucester. The Salem Female Charitable Societ
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New York Quaker sampler, dated 1815
Silk and cotton on linen sampler worked by Sallay Kierstade in 1774. Attributed to the Kierstades / Kierstedes / Kiersteads of the Reformed Dutch Church region of Ulster County, NY. DATE:1774 SIZE:Frame: 9.5" x 9" x 1"Sight: 7.5" x 7"40V 40H PROVENANCE: George W. Cole Auctions, Red Hook, NY CONDITION:No stitch loss. Some mild spotting. Conservation prepared by Glee. Mounted on cotton ground case over archival board. Birdseye maple frame by Ralph. Ulster County, Red Hook, Kingston, Mild, Dutch
Sallay Kierstade Sampler, Kingston, Ulster, NY, 1774
Silk and cotton on linen sampler worked by Sallay Kierstade in 1774. Attributed to the Kierstades / Kierstedes / Kiersteads of the Reformed Dutch Church region of Ulster County, NY. DATE:1774 SIZE:Frame: 9.5" x 9" x 1"Sight: 7.5" x 7"40V 40H PROVENANCE: George W. Cole Auctions, Red Hook, NY CONDITION:No stitch loss. Some mild spotting. Conservation prepared by Glee. Mounted on cotton ground case over archival board. Birdseye maple frame by Ralph.
Adorable hand painted bird theorem on hexagonal silk quilt block. Hand stitched silk binding surrounds the seven blocks. Mounted on a striped jacquard cotton and silk ground. SIZE:square: 6.5" x 6.5" CONDITION:Very good. No holes or stitch loss Silk Quilt, Theorems, Birds Painting, Quilt Blocks, Hand Stitching, Binding
19th c. Victorian Quilted Silk Block w/ Theorem
Adorable hand painted bird theorem on hexagonal silk quilt block. Hand stitched silk binding surrounds the seven blocks. Mounted on a striped jacquard cotton and silk ground. SIZE:square: 6.5" x 6.5" CONDITION:Very good. No holes or stitch loss