01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Framed British Silk Needlework Picture

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM


Framed British Silk Needlework Picture, early 19th century, rectangular, depicting a biblical scene of Ruth and Naomi in a house, with landscape of woman harvesting wheat in the background, stitched on silk ground with painted accenting, in black and gold verre eglomise mat and giltwood frame, sight size 21 5/8 x 16, frame 28 1/4 x 22 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


Naomi, Ruth