Charming c.1780 Canvaswork Picture



Lee Family

Needlework picture

American or English c.1780

 

 

“Cheers”

 

 

This charming canvaswork picture depicts a shepherd and a picnicking country gentleman cheerfully greeting each other in a bucolic setting with rolling hills and brick estate on a knoll in the background.

 

 

Family tradition indicates that this descended in the Robert E. Lee family of Virginia.

 

 

Silk on linen.

 



Dealer Stephen & Carol Huber
Date: c.1780
Origin American or English
Artist/Maker
Measurements 16 ½” x 20 ¾” framed
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://www.AntiqueSamplers.com
Price $16,000
Contact Stephen & Carol Huber, 860-304-9459 or  hubers@antiquesamplers.com

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