A needlework picture English, mid-17th Century

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Lot 14
A needlework picture
English, mid-17th Century

Sold for £ 1,140 (US$ 1,592) inc. premium
A needlework picture
English, mid-17th Century
The ivory silk ground with purled, coiled, raised and padded work, in coloured silk and metal thread, embroidered with David and Goliath, the lower portion with David playing his harp before Saul, the King of the Israelites, the centre with a slain Goliath, David beside him with sword aloft, the Philistine army to the left and to the right Israelites play musical instruments, with one of the group carrying Goliath's head on a sword, the surround with a stag, a snake, a leopard, birds, insects, flowers and fruit,
42cm x 51cm (16 1/2in x 20in), in a sphere decorated giltwood and glazed frame.
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