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Vive Jesus... Vive Maria... sampler
  • Maria Demas
    active: France
  • Vive Jesus... Vive Maria... sampler, 1834
  • Where object was made: France
  • linen thread on linen, embroidering
  • Paper Type: cross, running
  • Object Height/Width: 27.94 x 38.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 11 x 15 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0964
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Sampler with four lines of inscription along the top and one line down the left and right edges. Geometric, floral, animal (bird), foliate, and objects (identified as instruments of the passion) are scattered over the surface of the rest of the area in pink (faded) on white.