Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Antique French Silkwork Embroidery of a Girl with a Cat

Circa 1800. 10ins by 6.5ins wide. Antique French Silkwork Embroidery of a Girl with a Cat. Framed in an old, gilded, gesso frame with rippled, old glass. (label indicates framing in circa 1916)

The embroidery is worked in chenille on a silk ground. Colours browns, cream, green, pink, blues and grey.

Scene depicts a girl sat by a spinning wheel with a cat by her feet. A cottage in the background.

CONDITION: Good. One tiny hole to the top.

Pale stain to top edge.

Frame showing slight wear. Join line visible on the bottom. Otherwise sound.

 


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