Louisa Mari Willmot
Cute little early ninteeenth century house sampler worked by eight year old Louisa Mari Willmot, depicting an
unusual red house with smoke eminating from both chimneys, a well-shed topped with a weather vane and associated
Louisa included an excerp from a poem titled Aspirations of Youth by James F. Montgomery, a late 18th century poet
" Deeper deeper let us toil/ In the mines of knowledge,/ Natur's wealth & learing's spoil/ Win from school
Silk on unbleashed linen; 14" x 16 ¼" framed.
STEPHEN & CAROL HUBER
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