Embroidered picture: Sacrifice of Isaac

American
1733
Embroidered by M. Hull (American or English)


Object Place: U.S.A. or England

Dimensions

50.2 x 47.3 cm (19 3/4 x 18 5/8 in. )

Accession Number

42.556

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered picture depicting the sacrifice of Isaac, signed “[M.] Hull, Feb 16th 1733”; ivory silk satin embroidered with polychrome silk yarns in satin, shaded satin, stem and cross stitch

Provenance

Sold at Park-Bernet, November 7th, 1942; purchased by Mrs. Luke V. Lockwood; purchased by anonymous donor to museum

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Mary Caroline Snow