Flemish or French
12 x 35 cm (4 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .35 x .12
Medium or Technique
Wool and Silk; embroidery
Not On View
The design of a female saint standing in a niche, with a round arch, is couched with blue, white, brown, green and yellow silk, red and black wool, and thread with silvered gold beaters’ skin. The gold thread made of metal was probably added later. The figure of the saint is applied.
Gift of John Templeman Coolidge, Jr. and Otis Norcross Fund