Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Antique Georgian Silkwork Embroidery Picture - Girl with Sheep

George III, circa 1800. 20.5ins high, 15ins wide, 1.2ins deep. Antique Georgian Silkwork Embroidery depicting a girl with sheep, sitting under a tree.

Hilly countryside in the background.

The embroidery is worked in silk, on a silk ground, in a variety of stitches.

Colours cream, brown, beige, gold, green and yellow.

Hand painted detail to girl's face and hands.

Framed in a modern, burr-maple effect frame.

Stretched over a wooden stretcher frame and held in place with stitching. Brown paper backing.

CONDITION: Good. No holes or tears. No staining. Four loose threads in the top right.

A few loose threads in the top left corner.

Colours are slightly faded, but all still good and strong.

Neatly and evenly mounted and the frame in very good condition.

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