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Small Framed Pictorial Needlework

Auction:
2482
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Small Framed Pictorial Needlework, probably England, 18th century, stitched with silk threads on a linen ground, depicting an oak tree at the center flanked by flowering trees, a pond, and an assortment of animals and birds, (toning, losses), 7 3/4 x 12 1/2 in., in a period molded giltwood frame.
Estimate $600-800

Unobtrusive stitch losses primarily on lower half of work on the monkey. dog, fish, and rabbit.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Embroidery, Silk

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