Antique Sampler, 1831, by Ann Piggott

Dimensions (excluding frame and slip):

16.75ins high by 12.5ins wide




USD$ 920

GBP£ 635

Sorted: FRESH


Period: William IV, dated 1831


1831 Sampler by Ann Piggott. Framed in a modern wood frame with glass. Stitched to linen with chipboard backing. The sampler is worked in fine wool and silk on linen ground, in a variety of stitches. Meandering floral border. Colours browns, cream, red, green, pale blue, pink, orange, greens and black. Verse reads, 'Jesus permit thy sacred name to stand>As the first efforts of a youthful hand>And while her fingers on Canvas move>Engage her tender heart with ardent love'. Signed and dated, 'Ann Piggott Aged 12 Years 1831'. A wonderful set of motifs, including a lion, dogs, birds, flowers, trees, laden with fruit, rabbits, fruit baskets, fir trees, crowns, hearts, potted flowering plants and squirrels

Condition Summary:

Good. Any fading, hole, stain, defect or stitch loss that may be present, is minor and not detracting.

Shipping notes:

Price USD$ - Item dispatched to the USA, from Essex, UK, via Fedex. ETA 1-3 working days. Import taxes/duties: There will be no additional charges to pay.

Price GBP£ - Item dispatched within the UK, from Essex, UK, via Fedex. ETA 1-2 working days.Taxes/duties: There will be no additional charges to pay.

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