02-22-2004 02-22-2004
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2230 Boston
February 22, 2004 11:00AMCalender

Embroidered and Painted Silk Pictorial Needlework

Auction: Sale #2230 - 2230 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 22, 2004 11:00AM


Embroidered and Painted Silk Pictorial Needlework, probably America, late 18th/early 19th century, silk threads on a silk ground, the needlework showing a pensive young woman seated beneath a tree with her dog at her side and distant mountains, painted face, hands, and background, in an oval black and gilt eglomise mat, (toning), aperture dia. 9 in., in a gilt gesso frame.
Estimate $300-500