Victorian, circa 1880. 14ins high, 15.4ins wide, 1.2ins deep. English Berlin Woolwork Cats & Monkey Embroidery. The embroidery is worked in wool, with bead detailing, on canvas ground.
Colours red, cream, green, pale blue, black, pink, grey and browns. Picture depicts a monkey and two cats.
Framed in an old wood frame with rippled, old glass. Mounting: The embroidery is tacked to a wood stretcher frame. Frame backed with card.
CONDITION: Very good. No holes. No stitch losses. A few missing beads.
Colours are all good and strong with no noticeable fading. No colour run. Frame showing slight wear, otherwise sound.