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English Silk Needlework Picture

Auction:
2332
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$881$750

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

English Silk Needlework Picture, late 18th/early 19th century, oval, painted and stitched with a classical female muse sprinkling flowers over the tomb of Shakespeare, framed, sight lg. 14 3/4, lg. with frame 17 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

tomb of Shakespeare, muse, Greek mythology, Silk

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