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1986.1166 (RS25299)

Description

A sheer pale yellow silk panel that is hand painted. It displays daffodils in shades of yellow, green and brown. The top edge has eight yellow silk banding attached in yellow silk thread in a long stitch zig-zag pattern. The bottom edge has a woven band of yellow and beige with yellow and off-white pom-poms. The panel is painted on both sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1910
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
textiles
thread
weaving
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Fiddle Thread
Floral
floral patterns
Oil
oil paint (paint)
Painted
painting (coating)
PICTURE
Silk
silk (textile)
textiles
thread
Unidentified Textile
wall hangings
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
11.5 x 18.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1166
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51289

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