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In this silk mourning picture a woman is bent over an elevated tomb. Her arms and head are painted. A large weeping willow spreads its leaves over the tomb, cypress trees surround the scene. Stitches used in this work include: satin stitch, long and short satin stitch, rice stitch, French knot, split stitch, filling stitch.
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""To the memory of/Mrs. Nancy Bradford/who died/ November 8th 1813/Aged 26 years""/""Corinthians 2 Book/4 chap/14th verse""
19 x 17 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Gift from Miss F. Josephine Baker
Cambridge (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)