A group of mid 18th century needlework motifs mounted on a later satin ground
The swagged and shaped floral motifs, finely worked in couched threads and French knots, applied to a later golden satin ground, edged with fringing, 260 x 193cm.
Provenance: Purchased by the vendor at an auction held by the Constance Spry Cordon Bleu Cookery School at Winkfield Place, nr. Windsor in 1989. The sale was held by the school to auction off contents following its purchase for development. The school stated at the time that the needlework panel had been donated to them by the Royal School of Needlework.