Silk Needlework Picture of a Basket of Flowers
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
- Date / Time :
- February 18, 2007 11:00AM
Silk Needlework Picture of a Basket of Flowers, possibly a Moravian boarding school piece, Lititz, Pennsylvania, 1816, indistinct ink inscription, and dated "1816" below, the picture worked in silk and chenille threads on a silk ground, (minor toning and fray to background fabric at u.l. edge), 18 3/4 x 21 3/4 in., mounted in a period gilt gesso and molded wood frame.