Needlework picture

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-2952

Description

This small needlework depicts a blue and beige-colored flower worked in single and padded satin stitches on a paper ground. It is mounted in an Empire-style mahogany veneered frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

needlework (visual works)
embroidering
paper (fiber product)
thread
thread
Unidentified Paper
Fiddle Thread
Embroidered
Picture, Needlework

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7.25 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1411