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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...