19th c. Perforated Paper DOG Needlework
This charming wool needlework depicts a German long haired type breed of dog sitting upright in a lush landscape. Likely adapted from a Berlin wool work pattern. 18 holes per inch. This wonderful example is housed behind bubble glass in its original wood frame. c. 1850-1860.
*Perforated paper, perforated cardboard, punched paper
Frame: 11" x 8" x 1"
Sight: 8.5" x 6-5/8"
Condition: Woolwork in excellent condition. Perforated paper overall very good. Small tear at top above dog's head. Light surface wear to frame appropriate to age, with chips in corners.