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Stephen & Carol Huber: 17th - 19th Century Needlework

CT sampler by Cornwell from Huber

Dolly Ann Cornwell
Middletown, CT dated 1828

Dolly worked this classic example of a Middletown, CT, sampler in the 11th year of her age. The solidly worked bottom panel depicts prominent buildings in Middletown. She included a beautiful gentle verse and also the most popular verse known on samplers.

She was the youngest of six children born to David Cornwell and Grace Johnson. She married Jared Cotton and died at the young age of 22.

Silk and wool on linen; 19 ½" x 18 ½" framed.

Was $4,200, Now 3,700

CT sampler by Cornwell from Huber
Dolly Ann Cornwell
Needlework Sampler
Middletown, CT dated 1828

(860) 388-6809


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