A late 17th century stumpwork picture of a courtly scene
Lot 155
A late 17th century stumpwork picture of a courtly scene
Sold for £3,750 (US$ 6,303) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
19 Apr 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19887
Lot Details
A late 17th century stumpwork picture of a courtly scene
Depicting a king holding a sceptre beneath a curtained canopy, beside a Queen proffering an urn, flanked by a lord and lady in waiting, beneath a castle, a fruiting tree and insects, on a cream silk satin ground, worked in satin stitch, detached buttonhole and rococo stitch, with applied purled wire and pearls, within a walnut frame,
20cm x 29cm (26cm x 34cm including frame)
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  1. Claire Browne
    Specialist - Costume and Textiles
    Bonhams
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    The Old House
    Solihull, B93 0HT
    United Kingdom
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