Bookmark

Bookmark
Title
Bookmark
Date 
1820-1860
Medium 
Silk, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 16 3/8 in. ( 3.5 x 41.6 cm )
Description 
Coral colored silk ribbon bookmark with black stripes along the beaded edge; there is an embroidered sentiment on perforated paper in the middle, in pink silk floss, worked in cross stitch.
Object Number 
Z.1548
Marks 
embroidered: across paper, center: "A celle que j'aime. Addie."
Gallery Label 
This bookmark was made by Adelaide M. Livingston (1806-1885) (Mrs. William B. Clarkson). According to a document found with the bookmark, she was the daughter of Robert L. Livingston and Margaret Marie Livingston, and the granddaughter of Chancellor Robert R. Livington
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group