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Sailormade Woolwork

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A fine sailormade woolwork picture exhibiting a level of detail rarely seen in this genre.

 

The scene depicts a ship of the Royal Navy just arrived at a fortification. Ten crew members are busy on the deck and yard arms furling the sails whilst three boats are being rowed to shore carrying five red-coated marines. A small navy cutter is in attendance and another jolly boat is being rowed by two crew members along with one in command and giving orders.

 

English circa 1860, within the original bird's eye maple frame.

 

o.s:17.25 in x 17.25 in 

 

Item Code: 4002

£ 1800

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