French Sea Shellwork Picture, Circa 1820

French Sea Shellwork Picture,
Circa 1820-40.


The superb early 19th-century Sea Shellwork rectangular picture with a central reserve depicting naval objects including flags, drums, anchors, medals and cannon, all depicted with tiny shell seeds. The surround also in shells in the form of columns. Along the foot are applied paper figures including the Gin Woman, Englishman, Almanacks, Live Lobsters and other figures.


Dealer Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc.
Date: 1820-40
Origin France
Measurements 24 x 21 1/2 inches
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Price 3500
Contact Paul Vandekar, 212-308-2022 or

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