Lydia Richardson's antique needlework sampler Salem, MA dated 1799.
This magnificent early needlework sampler is dated June 4, 1799. It was worked by 11 year old Lydia Richardson
while at school in Salem, Massachusetts, probably at Mrs. Stivours school.
"Each pleasing art lends softness to our mind and by our studies our lives refine"
Silk on linen; 21" x 18" with frame.
STEPHEN & CAROL HUBER
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