Three Silk Needlework Pictures Depicting Faith, Hope, and Charity
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
- Date / Time :
- November 01, 2008 3:00PM
Three Silk Needlework Pictures Depicting Faith, Hope, and Charity, probably England, early 19th century, figural depictions of the three theological virtues worked in silk and chenille threads and paint on a silk ground, (imperfections), sight sizes 12 x 9 3/4 and 18 x 14 3/4 in., housed under eglomise mats and molded giltwood frames.
All have some toning, "Charity with a unobtrusive tear along the main figure''s arm and staff.