English Needlework Picture

Charming early 19thC needlework picture of biblical scene depicting Ruth and Boaz. Ruth holds a bundle for wheat in her apron while the wealthy Boaz woos her. Workers are threshing the left field  and the right field appears finished with bound stacks of wheat rest on cleaned field. The large manor house appears back right.

worked on silk with painted faces and background.

Eglomise was recently made for this piece. The frame is period.

Dealer Scott Bassoff, Sandy Jacobs Antiques
Date: 1820-30s
Origin England
Measurements 19 1/2" wide by 17 1/2" tall
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Website http://www.scottbassoffsandyjacobsantiques.com
Price Sold
Contact Sandy Jacobs, (603) 801-5532 or  sandyjnh1@gmail.com

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