Lot 614: Embroidered Picture. An attractive needlework picture of a young girl and a dog, English, circa 1820s, showing a young girl in a summer gown and straw bonnet petting a small dog, in a garden with picket gate, hollyhocks, and rustic cottage with lattice window, worked in coloured wools on linen, in long and short stitch and French knots, in shades of brown, orange, green, pink, and blue, with face and hands drawn in ink, and sky in watercolour, slight stain to sky area and very small area of damage to left-hand edge, 33 x 28cm (13 x 11ins), contemporary oak frame, glazed (1)
Dominic Winter's Children’s & Illustrated Books Auction June 2015
Thursday, 11th June 2015
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