Lot 562

Framed Charles II Silk and Seed Pearl Needlework

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

British, mid 17th century, depicting the biblical story of Deborah and Barak, fine silk tent stitch embellished with silk needle made lace on figures collars and cuffs with seed pearl jewelry, 17-1/2 x 13 in.; probably 18th century black painted frame with carved and gilt sand panel liner, 16-1/2 x 21 in.

Provenance: Brunk Auctions, October 3, 2020, lot 382, sold $9,500; Private Collection


tacked to strainer with paper backing, fading, some wear to borders, light spots of accretion to soldier's left foot and back side of camel, some minor stains around tacks, minor wear to frame 

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Brunk Auctions, October 3, 2020, lot 382, sold $9,500; Private Collection