Object Place: USA
156 x 113 cm (61 7/16 x 44 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain weave with silk embroidery
Not On View
Polychrome silk large-scale floral motifs (a: pink/salmon and yellow/ orange; b: white/gray/pink) embroidered on dark yellow silk ground. a lined with yellow silk marked “The Needle work and Textile Guild of the Art Institute of Chicago.” Worked by Mrs. Henry Day from designs of Miss Bessie La Paix of New York William Morris group of needlewomen for competition.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection