Arm chair cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1970-1980

GUSN

GUSN-222131

Description

Crewel work arm chair cover with Colonial revival Tree of Life design. Flowers, birds, berries, leaves, insects. Stitches include satin, stem, French knot, cross, speckled, fly, diaper filling, blanket, chain.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coverings and hangings for seating furniture
embroidery (visual works)
Colonial Revival
Cover, Chair Seat

Additional Identification Number

5.3

Maker

Kennedy, Nancy Inman, 1925-1992 (Embroiderer)

Location of Origin

New England

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

13 1/2 x 12 1/2 (WxD) (inches)

Accession Number

2009.2.3.7

Places

Boylston (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Boylston (Worcester county, Massachusetts)