Needlework picture

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24458

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

Descriptive Terms

embroidery (visual works)
fragments
cloth
cotton (textile)
embroidering
weaving
figure- and animal-derived motifs
dog (animal)
men (male humans)
women (female humans)
Cotton
Woven
Embroidered
Man
Woman
Dog
Picture, Needlework

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964 (Embroiderer)

Dimensions

26 x 30.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5296