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Embroidered curtain

American
early 20th century
Worked by Elizabeth Day McCormick (American, 1873–1957)


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

205 x 119.3 cm (80 11/16 x 46 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.322

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on cotton plain weave

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Highly stylized floral motif repeating in dense rows. Flame stitch on canvas. Polychrome silk yarns, blue cotton bottom edging and lining. Condition very good.

Provenance

Worked by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection