Friends: A Common Thread: Samplers with a Quaker Influence

by Carol Humphrey in conjunction with Witney Antiques

Friends: A Common Thread

Samplers with a Quaker connection will be featured at the Witney Antiques Showrooms from 4th to 18th October 2008, with an accompanying catalogue, written by Carol Humphrey. It explores the far reaching influence of Quaker teaching of schoolgirl needlework. Included in the exhibition are samplers from well known English Quaker schools such as Ackworth, Milverton and York School, as well as samplers worked under anonymous Quaker tuition. The display includes a rare globe worked at the Westtown School in Chester County, Pennsylvania.

Soft bound, 72 pages

Price: $48