NEEDLEWORK PICTURE Signed on Reverse “Mrs. M. S. Dole Limerick, Maine”

Signed in Graphite on Reverse “Mrs. M. S. Dole Limerick, Maine”
Circa 1800

Media: Silk, Silk Threads, Paint
Sight: 10 1/2 by 13 1/2 inches
Overall with Frame: 14 by 17 inches

Provenance: Ginsburg & Levy Inc.

Reference: Likely Saunders & Beach Academy, Dorchester, Massachusetts. See Betty Ring Girlhood Embroidery: American Samplers & Pictorial Needlework 1650-1850, Volume I, page 96, figure 101 for a very similar example.

Item Number: 7304

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