07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Framed George III Needlework Map of Britain

$711$600
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Framed George III Needlework Map of Britain, dated 1788, stitched by Margaret Onions, depicting Britain, with named counties, accented with compass rose and tallship, with floral borders, in rosewood veneered frame, sight size 21 1/2 x 17 3/4, frame 27 x 22 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

overall toning and fading. glass broken vertically at center. minor edge losses to veneer of frame.

Keywords

Britain, Margaret Onions