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Georgian Silkwork Embroidery In Gilt Frame Verre Eglomise Mount Victory Waterloo

Georgian Silkwork Embroidery In Gilt Frame Verre Eglomise Mount Possibly depicting Victory at Waterloo. Period is right, probably worked around 1810. A little faded with age and the background silk looks fragile. Original gesso on wood frame has a few knocks and dings. The lovely Verre Eglomise Mount is in good order. Has recently been

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Georgian silk on silk embroidery’Lady with triangle’. Psyche. C1780

Georgian silk on silk embroidery’Lady with triangle’. The woman depicted is in Greek style sandals and there is a temple in the background. The triangle was used as a symbol of Body, Mind and Soul. I will never really fathom the female psyche. Although the colours have faded there is still a lot of vitality

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Georgian Silk Embroidery Girl with Bird Nest Baby Birds

Early 19th century Georgian silk on silk embroidery depicting a seated young girl holding a nest of baby birds. Set against a beautiful landscape. The workmanship is extraordinary—-even the girl’s face is done all in embroidery. The tiny baby birds are masterly stitched. The best example I have had the pleasure to offer. Regilded wooden

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