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Chair seat cover fragment

Description

Square canvas panel embroidered with polychromatic wool berlinwork in olive green diamond gridwork; individual leaves placed inside each having different ground color.

Details

Maker
Whiting, Lucy Loring (Barker) (Maker)
Date
ca. 1850
Material
Berlin woolwork
canvas
embroidering
needlepoint (needleworking)
upholstery
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Berlin woolwork
Berlinwork
canvas
chairs (furniture forms)
Coated Canvas
COVER, CHAIR SEAT
covers (overlying objects)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
needlepoint (needleworking)
Needlework
upholstery
Upholstery
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
21 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1962.115
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Austin Smith
GUSN
8995

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