Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
November 1, 2003 11:00 AMCalender

Pictorial Wool Needlework Picture

Auction: Sale #2241 - 2241Location: BostonDate / Time: November 01, 2003 11:00AM


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


United Kingdom, Sarah