Embroidery

Greek (Janina)


Dimensions

116 x 116 cm (45 11/16 x 45 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.16 x 1.16

Accession Number

24.5

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pale brown linen almost entirely covered with large and small irregular flower forms with connecting stems, worked in herringbone stitch with pinkish red, pale brown, green white and a little blue and orange silk. Originally outlined with black silk, most of which has disappeared.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis A. Foster