12 x 16in. (31 x 41cm.), early 19th century, holing and damage to the wool ground; and a wool and silkwork book cover, circa 1941 (2)" /> A sampler by Mary Bissaker worked in fresh coloured silks, the centre worked with a green parrot flanked by stylised floral spot motifs and a snail, within a border of stylised strawberries, the top with an alphabet and numerals, the verse "Lord give me wisdom..." above the field, "Yesterday's past..." below, interspersed with stylised floral bands--<I>12 x 16in. (31 x 41cm.), early 19th century, holing and damage to the wool ground</I>; and a wool and silkwork book cover, <I>circa 1941</I> (2) | Christie's