Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Antique Silkwork Embroidery of Lady Picking Flowers

Circa 1810. 9.25ins by 6.75ins wide. Antique Silkwork Embroidery Picture of Lady picking flowers. Framed in an old, gilded, gesso frame with rippled, old glass.

The embroidery is worked in silk on a felt-like ground. The ladies face is worked on paper. Colours browns, cream, green, pink, blues and grey. Subject is a country/rural scene, a lady picking a flower on a garden.

CONDITION: Good. One loose thread.

Thinning to felt ground to the top section, which appears slightly darker.

Frame in good condition, ready to hang.

 


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