Sampler

German
1840


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

78.5 x 24.8 cm (30 7/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.992

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Independent motives openly arranged including, a cornucopia, a draped floral branch, various wreaths, vines and blossoms and a dog. At the bottom are the initials “MP” and the date. Stitches: tent.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection