Matilda Lane, Newburyport, Essex County,
1827, silk on linen.
Large sampler records the dates of Ruben Lane and Ann Parson
Six of their children, two of whom died in infancy.
The alphabets are separated by a closely worked row of hearts.
In a frame, 27 1/2"h. 19 1/2"w
The piece is pictured in Allen's Family Record : Genealogical Watercolors and Needlework, fig. 75