THE LADY AND THE CASTLE IN AN AUTUMN LANDSCAPE circa 1700

Lady and the Castle in an Autumn Landscape

This canvaswork picture is designed after an English tent stitch piece, illustrating a transition between the needlework styles and conventions of the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. Although undated, the clothing style depicted is clearly more of the period of William and Mary than James. Romantic or mythical pastoral scenes, such as this, were very popular in early eighteenth century pictorial canvasworks.

Origin and date: England, circa 1700
Rated: Intermediate
Linen count and finished size: 35 count, 11"x13-1/2"
Stitches: Tent stitch only
Source: Derivative design

Kit with cotton floss: $70.00
Kit with silk floss: $192.00
Graph only: $20.00
Finished Model: $2200.00

 
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