08-11-2013 08-11-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2669M Marlborough
August 11, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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William and Mary Needlework Picture

$5,228$4,250
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2669M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 11, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

William and Mary Needlework Picture, England, late 17th/early 18th century, stitched with silk threads on a linen canvas, finely worked in the tent and Queen's stitch, depicting the figures of William and Mary standing in a garden before a castle, surrounded with gilt metallic and gold silk trim, 7 x 9 1/2 in, in a later molded wood frame.
Estimate $600-800

Some fading and toning and stitch losses and perhaps some repair on William's hat and shoes.


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William Needlework Picture, United Kingdom