Sat, Oct 21, 2017 10:00AM EDT - Mon, Oct 23, 2017 10:00AM EDT
American (Ohio), 1828. A framed sampler with a poem reading Fair handed Spring unfolds each grace / Reveal the dew drop's splendor gay / Unveils the rose bud's blushy face / But just to bloom and then decay, and the field with fine decoration including figures, a brick house, and floral motifs; 16.75 x 16.75 in. (sight).
Purportedly made in Hillsboro, Ohio, possibly by a student of the Hillsboro Female Academy.
Provenance: Property from the Collection of Dr. M. Donald Hayes. To Be Sold Without Reserve.