Sign up for our newsletter !

Select a designer
 Barbara Ana Designs
 Couleur Tourterelle
 Galliana Cross stitch
 Riverdrift House
 Samantha Purdy Needlecraft
 Tapestry Barn
 GERA! Kyoko Maruoka
 Lesley Teare
 Shannon Christine
 Faby Reilly Designs
 Marie-Anne Réthoret-Mélin
 Muriel Berceville
 Perrette Samouiloff
 Agnès Delage-Calvet
 Kyoko's Studio
 Tam's Creations

Sign up for our newsletter !
Your E-mail

Your name

» » Marie Rousselet - Reproduction Sampler


Marie Rousselet - Reproduction Sampler

If no price is displaying, please sign into your account.

CHART PACK: 8 color pages

Marie Rousselet (Reproduction Sampler)


This sampler of French origin, probably from the 19th century, is part of the personal collection of Meriem Chauvet of Couleur Tourterelle . A reproduction is now available in the form of a cross stitch chart.


The original sampler (see last photo) is stitched on rustic fabric and features religious motifs such as the heart of Jesus on the left and the cross on the right, as well as more fanciful and childlike motifs such as the pot of pansies or the little dog.


What “J8” means remains a mystery. The letter J is missing in the alphabet (and was missing from alphabet models of the time). Did she add it as an afterthought? And does the digit 8 indicate she was 8 years old at the time?


Marie could have been quite young. She made a couple of mistakes in the letters and digits, as well as in the border and ran out of space at times, spacing letters irregularly. 


Original Sampler worked in cross stitch, over 2 fabric threads. Size 10.4' x 7.6'. 

Reproduction Sampler stitched using Soie d’Alger silk from Au Ver à Soie, with cross stitches worked over 2 fabric threads on 40ct linen. Size 5.3 x 3.8 inch.

A cross stitch pattern by Couleur Tourterelle.

>> see more Reproduction Sampler patterns by Couleur Tourterelle

Chart info & Needlework supplies for the pattern:
Marie Rousselet (Reproduction Sampler)

Chart size in stitches: 106 x 76 (wide x high)
Needlework fabric: 16 ct Zweigart Newcastle linen, color 222 (cream)
Stitches: cross stitch,
Chart: Color and B&W
Threads: Soie d'Alger silk from Au Ver à soie (AVAS) or DMC
Number of colors: 6

Themes: antique French Sampler, 19th century

Marie Rousselet - Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT138-PRT

Marie Rousselet - Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT138-PRT

Marie Rousselet - Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT138-PRT

Marie Rousselet - Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT138-PRT

Customers who bought Marie Rousselet - Reproduction Sampler
CLT138-PRT also bought :
Marie Cantais 1877 Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT148-PRT
Marie Cantais 1877 Reproduction Sampler
Madame Tougas 1904 - Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT139-PRT
Madame Tougas 1904 - Reproduction Sampler
V Hamel 1868 - Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT102-PRT
V Hamel 1868 - Reproduction Sampler
Gilberte Maleinge 1924 - Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT127-PRT
Gilberte Maleinge 1924 - Reproduction Sampler
Manoela Estadella   - Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT137-PRT
Manoela Estadella - Reproduction Sampler
Anaïs Hermite 1856 Reproduction Sampler<br> CLT141-PRT
Anaïs Hermite 1856 Reproduction Sampler

Send to a friend

For Wholesale prices to display, please login to your account.


No account yet? Request a Wholesale account.

Enter your business information.

We will get back to you as soon as your account has been approved.

Quick links
No Items
Latest patterns
TOP sales
All Creatures Great and Small<br> BAN242PRT
Let it Snow <br> BAN221-PRT
The snooty parrots <br> BAN217-PRT
Love Never Fails <br> BAN235-PRT
Dreaming Girl<br> BAN300-PRT
See complete top sales

Creative Co. 1 rue de Stockholm, 75008 PARIS - France

RCS 494 994 106 PARIS

Creative Poppy is a Trademark of Creative Co., a company registered in Paris, France
©copyright Creative Co. 2007 |