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Needlework and Watercolor Picture

Auction:
2978T
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$197$160

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Auction:
Discovery - 2978T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 05, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Needlework and Watercolor Picture, America or England, early 19th century, worked in silk threads on a silk ground, with details and sky painted in watercolor, a young boy carrying water with a maid milking a cow beyond, (staining to sky, fading to threads, minor holes to silk), 22 x 17 1/2 in., in a period molded black-painted and gilt frame with stylized anthemion and geometric designs.
Estimate $20-200

The framed size is 26 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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United Kingdom, maid

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