Miniature embroidered picture

British
about 1800


Object Place: United Kingdom

Dimensions

Overall (circular frame): 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.394

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave embroidered with silk, with hand-applied color and ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered round miniature with woman in neo-classical dress in landscape; worked in satin, knot and stem stitches.

Provenance

Purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Berger; Gift to the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Berger in memory of Susan Jeannette Westfall