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Highly Decorative Early C19th English Silk Needlework Picture Of An Exotic Chinese Pheasant In Original Giltwood Frame.


£850 | $1,185 USD | €991 EUR
Item Number: SA656519
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: M Lees and Sons
This antique has been viewed 54 times in the past month with the most views from the United Kingdom.


Highly decorative early C19th English silk needlework picture of an exotic Chinese pheasant in original giltwood frame .
Beautifully-worked large-scale silk needlework picture of a colourful cock pheasant depicted taking flight in a wooded landscape. The golden yellow silk backing having suffered from some deterioration from age and perishing, yet the needle-work subject matter retaining good strong colours and condition.
The original carved giltwood and gesso rectangular moulded profile frame having some later gold overpaint . The glazed picture with an inner card slip surround. The reverse retaining its original backboards .
A fine example of English country-house decoration , probably completed by the lady of the house . An accomplished and skilfully-executed fanciful needlework study in charming 'as found' original condition.
H 24"
W 30"
D 2"
England c.1820
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1910


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 60 cm (23.6")
Width = 75 cm (29.5")
Depth = 5 cm (2.0")

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M Lees and Sons
Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
United Kingdom

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