Early to Mid 19thC. 13ins high, 17.3ins wide, 0.8ins deep. Antique Silkwork Coastal Castle Scene Embroidered Picture.
The piece is worked in silk on linen ground, in a variety of stitches.
Colours brown, green, black, gold and cream.
Picture depicts a coastal landscape with two figures in the foreground.
A castle, sailing boat and woodland in the middle ground.
Framed in an old wood frame with rippled, old glass.
Mounting: The sampler is fixed to card. Frame backed with acid free card.
CONDITION: Good. No holes.
One small stain.
A few broken threads.
Colours are mostly good and strong with no noticeable fading.
No colour run.
Neatly and evenly stretched.
Frame in good condition, ready to hang.