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    Sale 5410

    The Sunday Sale

    20 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 178

    A REGENCY EMBROIDERED PICTURE

    SIGNED AND DATED 1814

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY EMBROIDERED PICTURE
    SIGNED AND DATED 1814
    Worked in silks with a fort flying the Scottish flag of a St. Andrews cross on a rocky outcrop, a house, a girl and a dog and a pious verse, signed Sarah Foord's Work Finished Noveber 22nd 1814 within a border of birds and flowers in glazed gilt-wood frame
    20½ x 24¾ in. (52 x 63 cm.) overall


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