June 24 & 25, 2022: 42nd Semi-Annual Premier Americana Auction
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AMERICAN / BRITISH SILK-EMBROIDERED NEEDLEWORK PICTURE, silk, wool, pencil, and paint on silk, depicting a pastoral scene featuring a shepherdess with wooden staff in hand with two sheep to her side, she peers down to a child, both figures with drawn faces and arms, landscape featuring luscious foliage, grass, and a tree with a painted sky. Housed under glass in a period gilt-molded frame with eglomise mat.

Condition: Excellent visual condition with light toning, minor wear to thread having possibly a few breaks, some thread with fugitive color, frame with wear, surface scratches, flakes and chips to molding and gilt, some in-painting of gilt. Not examined out of frame.

Circa : First half 19th century.

Item Dimensions: 9 1/2" x 11 1/2" sight, 14" x 16 1/2" OA.

Provenance : From the needlework collection of Helen Sutton, Dallas, TX.

Estimate : 200 - 300
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $100.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $186.00
Estimate: $200.00 - $300.00
Number Bids:6