Chair seat cover fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-53526

Description

Roughly square canvas; central polychromatic naturalistic bouquet and plants wrapped with blue ribbon embroidered in wool petit point on field of cream silk petit point. Floral strapwork border in predominately gold berlinwork wool; red frame in wool berlinwork.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
covers (overlying objects)
Berlin woolwork
canvas
embroidering
needlepoint (needleworking)
petit point
silk (textile)
textiles
upholstery
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Wool
Upholstery
Coated Canvas
Berlinwork
Embroidered
Needlepoint
Silk
Floral
Petit Point
Unidentified Textile
COVER, CHAIR SEAT

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

18 x 19 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1943.435