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

Two Framed Silk Needlepoint Pictures

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


Two Framed Silk Needlepoint Pictures, a late 18th century picture of a little boy and girl admiring a butterfly, with small handwritten paper label affixed to backboard of frame, "Sarah Atkinson's work," with date 1795; and an early 20th century scene of a gypsy girl with a tambourine; both pictures with painted details, set in matching rectangular gold-finished frames, and with oval format black and gold verre eglomise mats, sight lg. 7 and 7 5/8 in., respectively, frames 14 x 16 5/8 in.
Estimate $400-600


Sarah Atkinson