June 24 & 25, 2022: 42nd Semi-Annual Premier Americana Auction
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AMERICAN / BRITISH SILK-EMBROIDERED MEMORIAL PICTURE, silk, chenille, pencil, and paint on silk, depicting a figure in fine clothing having painted and drawn face, hands, and feet, leaning on an urn-topped memorial, flanked by trees with relief stitching for leaves, featuring a painted sky. Housed under glass in a 19th century wood frame with eglomise mat.

Condition: Stitching in very good visual condition with light toning, some fugitive color, and possibly a few breaks, silk ground with tears and toning, frame with wear, surface scratches, marks, slight separation at corner, interior gilt-molded edges slightly loose in frame. Not examined out of frame.

Circa : First quarter 19th century.

Item Dimensions: 9" x 11" sight, 15" x 17 1/2" OA.

Estimate : 200 - 300
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $100.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $121.50
Estimate: $200.00 - $300.00
Number Bids:3