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    Sale 7561

    Simon Sainsbury The Creation of an English Arcadia

    18 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 218

    A GEORGE II NEEDLEPOINT PICTURE

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II NEEDLEPOINT PICTURE
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    A rococo-and tent stitched flowering branch filling the lattice-couched satin-stitch ground, with exotic birds perched on the greenery and with an array of animals lying peacefully to the base, framed and glazed
    18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61 cm.) without frame


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    Provenance

    Probably acquired from Jellinek & Sampson, 7 March 1974.