April Antique & Vintage Textile Auction

Antique Needlework Hymnal Verse Sampler

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $200 - $400

Auction house commission: 18%

Antique 19th century hand embroidered needle work sampler with Presbyterian hymn, “Lord take my heart and let it be, forever close to all but thee.” On the left is inscribed “Hannah Johnsons Sampler” with a large architectural scene in the center. Framed and under glass, measuring 16.5 x 14 inches. Frame is in fair condition. Textile is in fair condition with some discoloration, thread loss, and fading. This item was part of Laura Fisher’s estate. Laura Fisher was a New York based world renowned quilt expert, dealer and author, and in offering these textiles for sale we hope to honor her legacy of style and scholarship. We do our best to describe all items in detail and provide pictures. If you have any doubt, please ask questions! We will provide extra pictures, or can schedule an in person or video conference preview at your convenience. Winning bidder to pay actual shipping costs plus $5 handling fee, with a maximum domestic estimate of $90. We will gladly remove from frame if desired. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.