Chair seat cover (one of a set of seven)

English, Dutch?
1675–1725


Object Place: England

Dimensions

58 x 65 cm (22 13/16 x 25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.1029

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton twill ground with wool embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

One of a set of seven. Red, orange, brown and shades of yellow crewels worked with a variety of stitches, including stem, seed, buttonhole, lattice work, French knots, bullion, etc., on a linen-and-cotton weft twill ground fabric. The design shows a central tree island with bizarre flowers and exotic fruits, Condition: Good. See matching bed curtains (63.1023-.1026) and matching valance (63.1027).

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund