Embroidery

Turkish


Dimensions

Overall: 57 x 42 cm (22 7/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1438

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White cotton (?) two stripes of drawn work with patterns woven with white, light green and salmon pink silk, separate three broad stripes of solid embroidery. In the middle of each stripe is a narrow line, from which spring flowers and leaves in profile. Each flower fills a rectangle. Worked with tapestry stitch and light blue, greenish blue, light green, yellow, salmon pink, deep bluish pink, black and white silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page