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Antique Needlepoint Tapestry Petitpoint Religious Jesus Mary Child Wool work

Antique Needlepoint Tapestry Petitpoint Religious Jesus Mary Child Wool work (L&T-354)

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Here is an antique French handmade needlepoint wool work tapestry. The larger areas of the antique needlepoint tapestry are hand done needlepoint.

On the antique needlepoint tapestry all of the 3 Figurals, Jesus, Mary & Martha's faces & hands have been done in petit point as well as the legs & feet of Jesus.

The top background scene of the antique needlepoint tapestry has foliage & palm tree with branches. The composition of the antique needlepoint tapestry is Mary holding Jesus on her lap. Both she & Martha have their hand holding Jesus. Jesus has his leg crossed & at his feet is a sword.

The antique wool work needlepoint is circa 19 C. The antique needlepoint tapestry is likely French based on the Bizarre style on the robes design.

Antique Needlepoint Tapestry Measurements: 17 1/2" length, 13 2/8" width

Tapestry Condition: The antique needlepoint tapestry is in excellent pre-owned condition. At the very bottom edge there looks to be a few missing wool stitches on the bottom row. The tapestry was originally framed and these would not have shown.

On the reverse side, the backing paper has torn in several places.

When packaging for mailing, the Tapestry will be wrapped in bubble wrap and boxed for mailing.

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