• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2287

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export

    21 - 25 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 172

    A SILK AND LINEN NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER

    WORKED BY ELLEN MCKINNEY, DATED 1836

    Price Realised  

    A SILK AND LINEN NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER
    WORKED BY ELLEN MCKINNEY, DATED 1836
    21 in. high, 22 in. wide


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    Provenance

    Sold, Sotheby's, New York, The Theodore H. Kapnek Collection of American Samplers, January 31, 1981, lot 87


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARY FRANCES BOWLES COUPER