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Jane Bostocke the earliest known surviving sampler from England

Jane Bostocke the earliest known surviving sampler from England

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Jane Bostocke--earliest dated British sampler to have survived

Late Elizabethan sampler. Samplers were used to jot down patterns at first, rather than

Sampler, Elizabeth Jane Richards, about 1800. Museum no. T.97-

Image of a sampler by Jane Bostocke, dated 1598, in the Victoria and Albert

The sampler commemorates the birth of Jane Bostocke's young cousin Alice Lee, born 'in the afternoon of 23 November 1596'.

Sampler, Unknown, early 19th century. Museum no. 1373-1900

Linen sampler embroidered with silk, by Mary Smith, England, 1729. Museum no

Linen sampler embroidered with silk and metal thread, by unknown maker, England, early

... have worn off over time. The second detail shows black beads as well as pearls on knotwork, while in the third image strawberries and their leaves are ...

An extensive assortment of stiches is displayed in Jane Bostocke's sampler of 1598 – one of the earliest to survive.

Linen sampler embroidered with silk and linen, by unknown maker, England, mid 17th century. Museum no. T.184-1987

A rare James II embroidered band sampler, dated 1687

Image of a 14th or 15th century Egyptian sampler in the Victoria and Albert Museum

Sampler, Elizabeth Knowles, 1787. Museum no. T.75-1925

history of embroidery samplers

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Image of Margaret Montgomery's embroidered map of Scotland

In the 17th century, samplers were worked by adult needlewomen and were still in the form of the random and spot samplers of the previous century, ...

Back Dorcas Haynes sampler – Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, England Photos: Julie Buck

The earliest surviving dated sampler was stitched by an English girl, Jane Bostocke, in — just over years ago. Medical papyri show empirical knowledge of ...

The oldest surviving samplers were constructed in the 15th and 16th centuries. As there were no pre-printed patterns available for needleworkers, ...

Above is Jane Seymour's lace cuff from her portrait in 1536.

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Image of William Palmer's map of Scotland, 1767

needlework band sampler on exhibition

Casdagli Sampler

Detail of a band sampler on buff linen, c. 1660.

Cross-stitch alphabet sampler worked by Elizabeth Laidman, 1760.

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How can samplers be like London buses? Well, for a while you wait and wait and there is nothing, then three turn up together. Or maybe more, like this week.

While this sampler looks like a band sampler, if you turn it on its side you can see that a liitle more is happening here than mere recording of border ...

This beautiful and imaginative English random or spot sampler with its perfectly chosen motifs and colours, is dated to the middle of the seventeenth ...

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Image of a 1752 sampler by Elizabeth Cridland, in the Victoria and Albert Museum

The word sampler is derived from the Old French "essemplaire" and the Latin "exemplum" meaning a kind of model or pattern to work by, copy or imitate.

map embroidery sampler

sampler It was behind glass in a room that was not well lit and this is best photo I could do. As you can see each candidates name is recorded and the ...

The earliest forms of Australian embroidery still remaining are samplers, pincushions and pictorial compositions, usually incorporated in designs for ...

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An unusual alphabet and an unusual Irish (?) sampler

Anna Buckett sampler

coloured variety : A Garasia Jat tunic embroidered with cross-stitch and mirrors

TRADITIONAL EMBROIDERED SAMPLERS III: HORSE HILL HOUSE SAMPLER

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Hannah Taylor from Newport, Rhode Island, made this sampler in 1774, depicting her home and family in an intricate combination of cross-stich, satin stitch ...

Lace booklet - Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, England Photo: Julie Buck

This New Zealand sampler above had the name and the girls age, 12 years, and her district,West Taieri,which enabled the family and consequently the young ...

Rachel Hiatt sampler – Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, England Photo: Julie Buck

... MaryAntrim-sampler

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And finally from Silverwoods of Lancashire is this Victorian large needlework sampler by Ann Ainsworth, 1863, with a church which appears to be a real and ...

Detail of stitching on the Bayeux Tapestry. Little physical evidence survives to reconstruct the early development of English ...

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section of hand embroidered sampler with traditional patterns

While in school, Jane must have started her sampler. I'm sorry to not be able to show it to you – the sampler is in a private collection.

“Samplers Historic stitched stories from New Zealand Women”.

Although some of the stitching on the sampler was unclear, the auctioneers believed it had been made by Jane Newman and appealed for local families to come ...

Clair Coult, the author of this pattern, offers many free patterns on her website, http://www.dunmanidesigns.co.uk, including Samplers ...

Fanciful leaf in crewelwork, detail of a curtain, England, c. 1696. V&A T.166-1961.

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Exquisite Threads: English Embroidery 1600s – 1900s at NGV

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Sampler 15th century-16th century Linen, embroidered with silk in double running stitch and pattern darning Height 21 cm Width 16.5 cm T.135-192 Location: ...

The Middlesex Borough Commemorative Quilt. USA, early 21st century.

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Merklap uit de Achterhoek, Gelderland, anno 1801, initialen INH, inclusief de familieleden NH en misschien de lerares AW.

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Front Dorcas Haynes sampler – Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, England Photos: Julie Buck

Cover of an 1922 English translation of Cennini's The Book ...

The earliest surviving dated sampler was stitched by an English girl, Jane Bostocke, in — just over years ago. Medical papyri show empirical knowledge of ...

Sampler, 1830's Antique Hand Stitched Birds, Dogs & Flowers, England #28944

I first saw her collection many years ago when it was on public display in Breda in the Netherlands and it was an unforgettable experience.

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The earliest surviving dated sampler was stitched by an English girl, Jane Bostocke, in — just over years ago. Medical papyri show empirical knowledge of ...

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Sampler worked by Catharine Ann Speel in silk on linen, 1805, Philadelphia

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