Needlework Picture

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1750

GUSN

GUSN-7859

Description

Needlework picture depicting two women standing on either side of an apple tree. A man at the right in a red jacket and blue and white striped pants, points to a dog which is exiting the scene on the right. Silk crewel work on silk; satin stitch, outline stitch; framed, under glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

needlework (visual works)
embroidering
wool (textile)
education
Wool
Embroidered
Education
Picture, Needlework

Additional Identification Number

2.1921
A4087

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

16 3/16 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chester Hastings Arnold

Accession Number

1949.186

Date

ca. 1750 (based on clothing styles and embroidery technique)