March 19, 2020 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


A Boston Silkwork Embroidered and Painted Picture

Boston, 18th Century

Silk and chenille on silk with watercolor details.

11 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches.

Details possibly by "the Boston Limner", the portrait painter Josh Johnston. The scene is from Laurence Stern's 1768 publication Sentimental Journey.



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