Needlework Rug

Size: 52 in. x 64 in.

Origin: New York City

Condition: Excellent

Maker: By Caroline for Herbert

Provenance: Fish Family

Date: 1944-1947

Price: Upon Request

Description: “To Herbert from Caroline 1944-47” a pictorial diary. This history of a marriage, done by a loving wife for her husband, depicts the places they lived, their travels and hobbies. The wool Sherpa carpet that surrounds the needle point and acts as a frame is original. It took three years to execute this rug of the prominent Fish family, New York City and their crest may be seen in the lower right hand corner.

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