London, South Kensington
23 May 2006
The Property of a Lady Collector
A SAMPLER BY SARAH GRAVES OF RATLEY DATED 1792
in coloured silks to white ground, with the Lord's Prayer in a peaked box, surrounded by vines and birds,--12 x 14.5 (30.5 x 37cm), framed and glazed
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