Scandinavian Mangle Board dated 1829
Scandinavian Mangle Board dated 1829
Scandinavian Mangle Board dated 1829

A Victorian silkwork applique picture of a recumbent lion. Mid 19th century

A very finely worked embroidery of a seated lion, cut and  mounted on a burgundy silk ground, in a glazed bird's eye maple frame.

 

In excellent condition.

 

Frame:   17.5" x 13"      45 x 33cms 

Sight:     13.5" x 9.5"    34 x 24cms

   

£ 395

 

Provenance: The Sir Michael Codron Collection of Lions. A 20th century London theatre producer of renown.

 

Ref:  656

 

Scandinavian Mangle Board dated 1829