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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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