Needlework picture, wool on linen. Needlework picture of King Saul seated with a servant at his side and David standing in front playing a harp. Drapery frames the upper left corner and the sky can be seen beyond the two columns in the background. Linen canvas; Berlin wool yarn.
Dimensions Overall: H. 24 1/8 x W. 17 1/8 in. (61.3 x 43.5 cm)
Place of Origin
Bastrop (Bastrop County, Tex.)
The Bayou Bend Collection, gift of Roy Needham.
Caption / Inscription / Signature
Stitched at bottom: Mrs Crocheron. David Playing before Saul. March. 1852