George III Needlework Upholstered Sofa
Camelback with out-scrolled arms on a mahogany frame.Moulded legs with H-stretcher. The back centering a petit-point scene of a couple lounging by a stream, he with a flageolet, she with a drum. An attendant holds aloft a large parasol, a bottle of wine sits on a nearby table. All framed in gros-point rococo motifs including acanthus & flowers. The seat cushion with similar motifs centering ribbon-tied flowers within an oval cartouche.
W: 69" H: 37"
England, c. 1760