A large and handsome Sailors woolwork c 1850
A large and handsome Sailors woolwork c 1850
Ralph Turnbull, Jamaica, decorative box

Large Sailor's Woolwork or Woolie

 

A large and handsome sailor’s woolwork or woolie, of a three masted British ship making good headway under full sail. 

Mid 19th century.

 

With a lovely sense of movement and with good colours overall.  The woolie is on it's original stretcher and is in good original condition.

 

In it's contemporary mahogany veneered frame, under glass.  A little wear and tear to the frame consistent with it's age.

 

Sight:    24.5"  x  19”   (62cm x 48cm)

Frame:   31" x 25.5”    (79cm x 65cm)

 

SOLD

 

Ref:  257

A large and handsome Sailors woolwork c 1850