October 10, 2020 09:00 AM EDT Downingtown, PA


Silk on linen family record, dated 1786

Newburyport, Massachusetts silk on linen family record, dated 1786, wrought by Susan Clement, with a central panel starting with the birth of her parents in 1745 and ending with the birth of her sister Charlot in 1785, all with a large field with butterflies, bird, trailing vines, flowers, and bird in a cherry tree, 22" x 16 1/2". This piece is pictured in Antique Magazine, September 1978, The Theodore H. Kapnek Collection of American Samplers, p. 540. Provenance: Theodore Kapnek; M. Finkel & Daughter; The Collection of the Late Ann G Sickles.


Parts: Susan Clement documents. Condition not examined.

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
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