Embroidered picture

Couple in a Landscape

American
probably 1769


Object Place: New England

Dimensions

26.2 x 39.5 x 3 cm (10 5/16 x 15 9/16 x 1 3/16 in.) Including frame

Accession Number

41.656

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered picture of a couple in a landscape worked in Roumanian couching with wool and silk on plain weave linen canvas

Provenance

Anonymous gift to MFA, September 11, 1941.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift