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Needlework picture

Description

Rectangular piece of woven cotton cloth depicting pastoral scene of a man and woman in 16th century costume descending stone steps surrounded by trees. A dog stands before them. Man, woman and dog and numerous trees and flowers have been embroidered.

Details

Maker
Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964 (Embroiderer)
Date
1890-1930
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
weaving
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
cloth
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Dog
dog (animal)
Embroidered
embroidering
embroidery (visual works)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
fragments
Man
men (male humans)
Picture, Needlework
weaving
Woman
women (female humans)
Woven
Dimensions
26 x 30.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5296
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24458

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