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Needlework Picture

1949.186 (RS103857)

Description

Needlework picture depicting two women standing on either side of an apple tree. A man at the right in a red jacket and blue and white striped pants, points to a dog which is exiting the scene on the right. Silk crewel work on silk; satin stitch, outline stitch; framed, under glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
based on clothing styles and embroidery technique
Material
embroidering
wool (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
education
Education
Embroidered
embroidering
needlework (visual works)
Picture, Needlework
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
16 3/16 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.186
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Chester Hastings Arnold
GUSN
7859

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