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 depicting a young woman with rake, flask, and basket in a pastoral scene with buildings and town in the distance, painted face and hands, oval gilt and black eglomise mat, (minor tears in background), aperture dia. 7 3/4 in., in a molded giltwood frame.
Estimate $300-500