Embroidered picture: The Kiss Returned

American
after 1747
Embroidered by Love Rawlins Pickman (American, 1732–1809)


Object Place: Salem, Massachusetts

Dimensions

41 x 57 cm (16 1/8 x 22 7/16 in.) framed

Accession Number

39.240

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk and metallic thread

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered picture after Jean-Baptiste Pater’s painting, Le baiser rendu; black silk satin embroidered in silk and metallic thread; original frame

Provenance

Lent by Miss Martha C. Codman (later Mrs. Maxim Karolik), May 25, 1921. Transferred to M. & M. Karolik Collection of 18th century American Arts, January 12, 1939.

Credit Line

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