11-01-200311-01-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2241Boston
November 1, 2003 11:00 AMCalender
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Pictorial Wool Needlework Picture

$3,290$2,800
Auction: Sale #2241 - 2241Location: BostonDate / Time: November 01, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

Pictorial Wool Needlework Picture, America or England, 18th century, depicting the Old Testament story with three angels announcing to Abraham that he and his wife Sarah, in their old age, would soon conceive and have a son, embellished with various animals including rabbits, a squirrel, birds, and a dog, flowers, and foliage worked in brightly colored wool tent stitch on a linen ground, 16 7/8 x 18 in., framed.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

United Kingdom, Sarah