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Framed Early Quillwork Floral Picture

Auction:
3220M
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$215$175

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Auction:
Discovery - 3220M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Framed Early Quillwork Floral Picture, label on reverse attributing the work to Mary Cockburn of Edinburgh, ht. 16 1/2, wd. 12 in.
Estimate $200-250

frame is not original to the piece, the picture exhibits significant bowing and loose in frame, and exhibits some areas of loss and lifting to the field.


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Keywords

Mary Cockburn, Cockburn, Embroidery, Indigenous textile art of the Americas, Native American art, Porcupines, Quillwork, Visual arts

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