Glass, satin, paint, metal
Overall: 18 x 22 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 45.7 x 57.2 x 0.3 cm )
Horizontal rectangular beadwork picture, with various colors of glass and metallic beads and paint on a white satin ground; this picture depicts two female figures on the right of a floating ground, offering flowers to a man in Turkish dress with a horse, a ship sailing in the background, tropical trees and various shrubbery all around, picture surrounded with a floral pattern, the heads and hands of the figures are painted.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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