Antique Sampler, 178?, by Eliza. t Hevent

Dimensions (excluding frame and slip):

15ins by 15ins wide




USD$ 1600

GBP£ 1130

Sorted: PRICE


Period: George III, circa 178?


178? Sampler by Eliza. t Hevent. Framed in a modern wood frame with glass. Stitched to linen with chipboard backing. The sampler is worked in silk on linen ground, in a variety of stitches. Meandering leafy border. Colours navy blue, red, yellow, green, pale blue, white, pink, purple, cream and black. Signed and dated, 'M Eliza.t Heven.t 178 March.28'. A wonderful set of motifs, including angels above tombs, birds, flowers, potted flowering plants, trees, laden with fruit, crowns, Adam & Eve standing either side of the tree of life with a snake coiled around its trunk, two ladies carrying a flower basket and the spies of Canaan.

Condition Summary:

Very Good. Any fading, hole, stain, defect or stitch loss, if present, is very minor and in no way detracting.

Shipping notes:

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