London, South Kensington
15 March 2005
A needlework picture, worked in petit point in coloured wools and silks with the sacrifice of Isaac, Abraham with his knife raised above the kneeling Isaac, an angel in the clouds above staying his hand and gesturing towards a ram beneath an oak tree, with figures arriving on a donkey in the background--9 x 10in. (23 x 25.5cm.), English, 18th century, with later moulded gilt frame, glazed
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