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Maker
Martha Mulford, American, 1796–1868
Title
Sampler
Date
1824
Medium
Silk on linen
Dimensions
17 1/2 × 18 in. (44.5 × 45.7 cm)
Credit Line

The Bayou Bend Collection, museum purchase funded by Miss Ima Hogg, by exchange

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
B.2013.5
Classification
Textiles
Provenance

[Sotheby's, New York, October 26, 1985, sale 5376, lot 1]; purchased by Mary Jaene Edmonds and James Arthur "Jim" Edmonds, Jr. [1]; Sotheby’s New York, January 25–26, 2013, lot 305; purchased by [Amy Finkel, M. Finkel & Daughter, Philadelphia, by 2013]; purchased by MFAH, 2013. [1] Mrs. Edmonds’ samplers and sampler makers research papers (Col. 913) are in the Winterthur Library, Delaware.