An usually large and stunning sampler that take’s no second seat to any sampler from any decade. It is the quintessential definition of beautiful.
It is inscribed: Julie Meiser Roat/ Worked this Sampler in the in the month of September on the 7th day in the year 1921 in Reading, Ohio. In the top of this masterpiece is stitched a series of the Alphabet with trees of life and love birds to separate the alphabet variations".
On the bottom there are two large decorative urns on either side exploding with dancing tulips flanked in the center by the tree of life with colored birds and a prancing buck and doe. At the bottom are rabbits, bluebirds, swan and a gorgeous two-dimensional background of foliage patterned cleverly with a Cheshire Cat.
Placed anywhere in a home, either hung on a wall or simply leaning on the top of a chest-of-drawers, this English petit point sampler will bring a charming and quaint presence to any décor.
This masterpiece is has been professionally framed sparing no expense in superb custom made frame.
17' x 24 actual viewing
21' x 28 w/frame
Tree of Life Reading,Ohio Sampler Julie Meiser Roat