Sampler

Made by Ann Grimshaw, English

Geography:
Made in Ackworth, Yorkshire, England, Europe

Date:
1818

Medium:
Wool plain weave with silk embroidery in cross stitch

Dimensions:
16 1/2 x 12 3/4 inches (41.9 x 32.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1990-83-6

Credit Line:
Bequest of Isabel Zucker, 1990

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Additional information:
  • PublicationThe Fine Art of Textiles

    Ann Grimshaw was from Rawdon, Yorkshire, and attended the Friends' boarding school in Ackworth, Yorkshire from 1816 to 1818. Dilys E. Blum, from The Fine Art of Textiles: The Collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art (1997), p. 80.