Embroidered picture

Vase of flowers

mid-18th century


Object Place: possibly Boston, New England

Dimensions

70.5 x 52.1 cm (27 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.627

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with wool

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Large picture embroidered with wool in tent stitch of double-handled vase filled with tall flowers

Provenance

Martha Codman and Maxim Karolik collection; gift of M. and M. Karolik to MFA, October 9, 1941.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts