Embroidered picture: Hagar and the Angel

American
early 19th century
Embroidered by Mary Ann Hunting


Object Place: Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

50.2 x 43.6 x 4.6 cm (19 3/4 x 17 3/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.199

Medium or Technique

Silk with silk embroidery and pigment, reverse painting on glas, and gilded wood frame

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Painted and embroidered with silk threads on cream silk tabby. Embroidered by Mary Ann Hunting.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Nellie H. Brough