Large hanging embroidery
early 20th century
Object Place: USA
188 x 218 cm (74 x 85 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large hanging. Field: highly stylized floral motives repeating alternately in dense horizontal rows. Narrow border with simplified floral motives repeating alternately. Edhed on three sides by a stylized flower within dagged compartment. Polychrome silk yarns on a canvas ground. Condition very good.
Worked by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick after one in the possession of Mr. Henry Howells.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection