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    A Large American Silk Embroidered Panel Depicting a Court Scene Attributed to Samuel Folwell, embroidered by Elizabeth Folwell's School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1800
    27-3/4 x 33-1/2 inches (70.5 x 85.1 cm) (work)

    The textile depicting hybrid interior and exterior court scene with standing male to center in front of kneeling woman and male child with sword, three female attendants to the right with standing boy figure, two male courtiers and two hounds to left of standing male figure, finely detailed architectural elements including curtains with bullion tassels, church window, and patterned carpet, all set against a gouache painted sky.



    Condition Report*: Framed dimensions 31-3/4 x 37-1/2.
    In overall good condition with light waviness to silk foundation, light framewear to margins, small tear and abrasion patch to upper left quadrant, work may benefit from remounting.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2021
    22nd Tuesday
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