Exclusive on Bidsquare Important Philadelphia Folwell School embroidery Innocence is Friendship, dated 1804
, wrought by Eliza Jacobs, worked in silk, paint and chenille on silk, depicting a woman laying flowers atop a tomb, inscribed Sacred to Friendship
, a young girl with lamb to her side set in a pastoral setting, with cottage and willow tree, 24" x 30". Provenance: Descended directly in the Jacobs family to the present owner.
Overall very good with minor losses to mat.