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Harriett Lee - 1815


Needlework Sampler with Windmill by Harriett Lee, aged 9 – 1815

Finely rendered needlework sampler by Harriett Lee, aged 9; created in 1815, probably in East Anglia - home to most English windmills. In a slightly scuffed, dash r...


Needlework Sampler (a fragment) by Elizabeth Russel – 1794

This sampler fragment, the bottom third of a band sampler stitched on homespun linen by Elizabeth Russel (then aged 11) in 1794, features the rare rendering of a fam...


Needlework Sampler – “A Token of love” – c.1860

This unusual horozontal format sampler, stitched in fine wool and cotton on linen, features motifs and geometric designs typical of work done at the Ackworth School ...


Miniature sampler by Eliza Turner – 1796

Miniature sampler by “Eliza Turner - 1796” worked in polychrome silks on fine tammy; excellent colour retention; distinctive central stepped lozenge border surroundi...


Quaker Darning Sampler by Ann Coleman – Walmer House – 1815

This unusually configured sampler, featuring five large complex darning patterns worked in monochrome (blue/green)silk, by Ann Coleman in 1815, is in generally fine ...


Small Needlework Sampler on Punched Paper (Adam & Eve) – c.1880

A small needlework sampler stitched (entirely in cross stitch) on punched paper, featuring Adam & Eve, tempted by the Serpent, at the Tree of Knowledge; lots of ...


Sampler by Ann Hudson – 1839

Classic needlework sampler worked by Ann Hudson Aged 10 Years, dated A.D 1839. English.


Sampler by Esther Riches “On Friendship” – c.1840

Classic needlework sampler worked by Esther Riches, c.1840 English.


Sisters Sampler (an anonymous forget-me-not) – c.1830

This small affecting sampler was possibly the parting gift of one sister to another (recently married?) who may have been about to depart to a new life somewhere in ...


Georgian Tapestry Panel – c.1780

18th century tapestry panel elaborately worked, on a lightly napped ground, in single strand, twist, and wrapped silver & gilt metal thread and cord, with polych...