Georgian Sampler, ‘Virtue’s the Chiefest Beauty’, Sarah Worley 1797

$345.00 AUD

Georgian Sampler, embroidered with an alphabet/numbers, flowerpots, fruiting vine, and the verse:
“Virtue’s the chiefest Beauty of the Mind
The noblest Ornament of Human kind
Virtue’s our Safeguard and our guiding Star
That stirs up Reason when our Senses err”

Sarah Worley
th 6 March 1797

work 31x35cm
faded with losses

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