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Picture

European
18th century


Object Place: Europe

Dimensions

53 x 41.5 cm (20 7/8 x 16 5/16 in.) Flat

Accession Number

44.443

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on linen canvas

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

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.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection