Embroidered Samplers

On View: 
Tuesday, February 21, 1984 to Sunday, May 27, 1984

These embroidered samplers, chosen from the Museum's collection of more than one thousand samplers, represent work from the seventeenth through the nineteen century that was made in the United States, Mexico, Western Europe, and China. These works, often handcrafted by young girls, are arranged geographically.