Mourning Sampler with Photograph, c.1880

December 14, 2010

Mourning Needlework PhotographBeing a later piece, this sampler lacks formal design and opts for a flowing leaf and flower pattern.

Mourning Needlework PhotographThe photograph as the central insert shows that the age is latter 19th century, but the skill it is executed with is elegant enough to compete with earlier pieces.

Courtesy: Barbara Robbins
Country: U.S.A

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