49 x 187 cm (19 5/16 x 73 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.87 x .49
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk; embroidery
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Linen, heavily embroidered in violet silk. In the center three stars worked in tent stitch. Ground of middle one rose, design yellow-green, blue light yellow, gray-green and violet. Ground of smaller stars yellow-green, design rose, violet and blue. Sewed to each end are pieces of linen of tile like designs. The ground of one soft yellow of the other mustard color. Designs rose, light green, light blue, dark blue and violet. Across one end are stripes woven in yellow, red, and blue silk.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection