Antique Silkwork Coastal Scene Embroidery

GBP 1,980.00

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Object Description

Antique silkwork coastal scene embroidery. The embroidery is worked in silks on a silk ground, in a variety of stitches. Meandering leafy border. Colors greens, cream, yellow, blues and brown. Picture depicts a scene country folk in the foreground. A man is pointing his gun at three men in a boat, sailing in the middle ground. There are buildings in the background. Framed in an old, gilded, gesso frame with rippled, old glass. Mounting: The sampler is loose mounted over a acid free card. Frame backed with card. Dimensions exclude the frame and slip.

Object Condition

Good. One tiny hole. A few pale stain specks. Very minor stitch loss to the tree motif. Colours are somewhat faded, but still well defined. No colour run. Frame showing chips to the corners, but structurally sound.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1245 425045
+44 7380 389890

Dealer Location

PO Box 12911

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