Embroidered picture

Hunting Scene

American
Colonial
mid-18th century


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Length x width: 32.8 x 44.7 cm (12 15/16 x 17 5/8 in.) (Maximum)

Accession Number

52.391

Medium or Technique

Plain weave linen embroidered with silk, wool, and glass beads

On View

Dola Hamilton Stemberg Family Gallery (Gallery 125A)

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered picture of hunting scene after Wooten, The Chace; plain weave linen embroidered silk and wool in tent and knot stitch; glass beads

Provenance

Claggett Wilson, by 1941; purchased by the MFA, April 10, 1952.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund