662
662
A needlework and embroidered band sampler
17th century
LOT SOLD. 5,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
662
A needlework and embroidered band sampler
17th century
LOT SOLD. 5,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Defining an Era: The Collection of the Late Francis Egerton and Peter Maitland

|
London

A needlework and embroidered band sampler
17th century

worked in polychrome silk threads, five sections, with alphabet from A-V running across the top within blue banded border, and an extra EF far right of alphabet, four needlework sections worked with foliate motifs within assortment of trellis patterns, the top section embroidered with fish in the sea, various animals, birds and insects and the sun, moon and clouds, all on a natural linen ground; Framed, mounted and glazed


Framed: approximately 67cm. high, 28cm. wide; 2ft. 2in., 11in.; Textile Visible: 53cm. high, 15cm; 1ft. 9in., 6in.
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Defining an Era: The Collection of the Late Francis Egerton and Peter Maitland

|
London