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Blind Man Stitch

9 1/2 inch x 13 inch Blind stitch portrait of old man smoking a pipe. Done on silk with silk thread. At first glance in looks like a sketch but closer examination you will see it is stitched. Story…Continue

Started Sep 16, 2009

 

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Blind Man Stitch

9 1/2 inch x 13 inch Blind stitch portrait of old man smoking a pipe. Done on silk with silk thread. At first glance in looks like a sketch but closer examination you will see it is stitched. Story is that this kind of stitching was outlawed as the the artisans would loose their sight. This portrait has been in my family for 50+ years as it was my mothers before she passed away. This is fora serious collector. I know it is worth far more than the $400 I am asking as I saw some of the work of…See More
Sep 16, 2009
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