Vintage 1963 SEWN Family Letter Textile Folk Art

$450.00

Lovably eccentric. Stitched on linen:   Dear Jennie, I have a new sewing machine. Grandad has blood poison, but he is getting better. I am sending you a doll. I made her clothes. It was fun. Did you like the books we sent? Write soon. Love, Grandmother.   Fantastic envelope was even stiffened for safe shipment, mailed from San Francisco...

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Lovably eccentric. Stitched on linen:

 

Dear Jennie,

I have a new sewing machine. Grandad has blood poison, but he is getting better. I am sending you a doll. I made her clothes. It was fun. Did you like the books we sent? Write soon.

Love, Grandmother.

 

Fantastic envelope was even stiffened for safe shipment, mailed from San Francisco to NY January 31, 1963. Letter measures 9 x 18”, envelope 4.25 x 9.75”. Soiling, chips to postage and frayed threads to exterior. Deserves to hang.