Needlework Picture

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1930

GUSN

GUSN-36570

Description

Silkwork picture worked in polychrome threads of white, beige, tan, yellow, and brown. Depicts flowers, foliage, birds, and a bumble bee. Satin stitch, long and short satin stitch, and French knots. Framed under glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

embroidery (visual works)
silk (textile)
silk (fiber)
embroidery (visual works)
floral patterns
Picture, Needlework

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

29 15/16 x 21 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1934.425