07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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English Silk Needlework Memorial Picture

$207$175
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

English Silk Needlework Memorial Picture, early 19th century, oval format, depicting a maiden beside an urn bearing the name Werter, with running stitch and French knots, framed, sight size lg. 12 1/2, wd. 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Some scattered staining to sky; textile with even fading but still with good color definition.