Object Place: Europe
53 x 41.5 cm (20 7/8 x 16 5/16 in.) Flat
Medium or Technique
Silk embroidery on linen canvas
Not On View
Two women, each with a child, flanked by a crowd of onlookers, all in classical style dress. Obelisk rising in center background amidst neo-classical buildings. Off white, yellow, maroon, blue and green silk yarns in tent stitch on a linen ground. Condition: colors faded; silks worn through in several areas, some outlines restored.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection