July 25th Auction

July 21, 2009

gibbons samplerThe Jeffrey S. Evans gallery, in Mt. Crawford, VA,  will be holding an auction this coming Saturday July 25 during which the Sarah Ann Gibbons sampler will be featured. According to the auction catalog, this silk on linen sampler, stitched in 1834, is listed in overall excellent condition with no losses to stitching or foundation and is estimated  to sell for between $20,000-30,000. Go to http://www.jeffreysevans.com to read more about this sampler as well as others up for bid. Photographs are also included. You will also find details on how to submit Internet bids. This should be an exciting auction to follow!

Note: The accompanying photograph is courtesy of Jeffrey S. Evans Gallery.

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