Embroidered Picture (England), ca. 1800
Medium: silk embroidery with paint on silk foundation Technique: embroidered in satin, stem, running and knotted stitches on plain weave; hands, face and background are painted. Gift of Mrs. H.P. Davison. 1974-72-11.
What is this?
Oval picture of shepherdess carrying crook and basket in a rural landscape with a sheep at her feet. With gold rectangular frame with black eglomisé glass