German Sampler (was RE: [HNW] question)

Susan B. Farmer sfarmer at goldsword.com
Sat Nov 19 14:00:50 PST 2005


Sorry, that should have gone to the list.

Quoting Deborah Pulliam <pulliam at acadia.net>:

> << I think the earliest sampler that they have is the Bostocke
Sampler.>>
>
> The Bostocke sampler is the earliest *Engish* sampler in the V&A
collection.
>

In the King & Levey book (which another poster indicated might have a
good color picture of the German Sampler), the earliest sampler
pictured is the Bostocke sampler.  The German sampler in question is
earlier.

Susan
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University of Tennessee
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