Moses in Bulrushes Needlework Picture Eglomise Mat Gilt Frame Antique - late 1700's

Exceptional late 18th Century large embroidery on silk oval picture depicting the discovery of Moses in the Bulrushes by a Royal Princess and her attendant. Garments, water and houses are stitched in silk threads, the surrounding vegetation and landscape in wool, and figures, sky and background in watercolors. It comes in a gilt wood frame with black eglomise / reverse painted glass mat. Unexamined outside of frame, photographed through glass which explains reflections. In very good used condition with minor imperfections to silk as shown. Shipped professionally packed, fully insured with tracking number.

Frame: 22 13/16" by 19 11/16" (58 cm by 50 cm). Mat opening: 16 3/4" by 13 3/4"(42.5 cm by 35 cm) approximately.

Item ID: 2924


Shipping cost is approximate and may be less to your location. International shipping is available for most items, please provide zip code, state and country for quote. We also offer convenient layaway plans. Like us at Facebook Amulet Art and Antiques

Moses in Bulrushes Needlework Picture Eglomise Mat Gilt Frame Antique - late 1700's

$1,350 USD

Add to Cart
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

30 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List


Amulet Art and Antiques


Ruth
Wilmington
DE
  

Mostly 19th Century Art and Antiques

Welcome to our shop! Lay-aways available. Like us on Facebook Amulet Art and Antiques

Member since 2004

calculating shipping...

More from Amulet Art and Antiques