Mary Fenton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania



A charming 18th century house sampler worked by Mary Fentun (Fenton) at the age of nine years in 1789. This delightful work has numerous motifs found in Delaware Valley needlework of the period including pine trees, the floral urn, the Georgian mansion and peacocks. Mary was baptized at the Low Dutch Church of Southhampton. Excellent condition and fully conserved.

Dealer Van Tassel/Baumann American Antiques
Date: 1789
Origin Pennsylvania
Artist/Maker
Measurements 15 3/4" wide X 19 1/2" high sampler size
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://www.vantasselbaumann.com
Price $8,500.00 reduced
Contact Ruth J. Van Tassel-Baumann, 610-647-3339 or  rvtstitches@aol.com

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