Historic Samplers: Selected from Museums and Historic Homes (With 30 Cross-Stitch Charts for Authentic Reproduction)By Allen D. PatriciaBragdon
- Author: Allen D. PatriciaBragdon
- Binding: Hardcover
- Publisher: Bulfinch Press,U.S.
- Published: 1992-07-01
- Edition: 1st
Revere's great-granddaughter, a miniature band sampler by Ethan Allen's cousin, one made by Revolutionary War heroine Polly Daggett, and a genealogical sampler stitched by three women of the Robert E. Lee family. For each of these museum-quality samplers, the book provides a brief biography of the child who stitched it, a chart with floss-color specifications, instructions for exact reproduction, and full-color photographs of the finished sampler, as well as comments on.