Black and white photograph of a hand-stitched sampler completed in 1827 by Mary Butterworth, seen in Birmingham's historic Arlington House. The sampler features a Bible verse at top, and the bottom reads, "Mary Butterworth's work Dec. 19th, 1827."
$145.00

Black and white photograph of a hand-stitched sampler completed in 1827 by Mary Butterworth, seen in Birmingham's historic Arlington House. The sampler features a Bible verse at top, and the bottom reads, "Mary Butterworth's work Dec. 19th, 1827."

Stitched samplers like this were considered part of the education and training of young girls in the southern US prior to the Civil War.

NOTE: Available one size only

Archival Pigment Prints on Fine Art Paper (Standard):

  • Printed on professional quality, heavy-weight white fine art paper
  • Acid-free
  • Rated for permanence up to 400 years
  • Includes white border for easier framing
  • Signed in the white space below the bottom right corner of the print
  • Comes to you carefully packaged, without frame or mat
  • Ships in 3-5 business days
  • Free shipping inside the US

Fiber-Based Silver Gelatin Prints (Premium):

  • Museum-quality wet-processed fiber-based silver gelatin print
  • Superior archival quality and surface beauty
  • Printed on 310 gsm thick paper
  • It's called "glossy" but it's not really shiny
  • Unless otherwise stated, ships without top mat, mount, and frame
  • Signed on the back in pencil
  • Ships in 2-3 weeks
  • Free shipping inside the US
Read more detail about the prints here.