Sampler

English
about 1835
Embroidered by Mary Ann King (English, born about 1825)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Overall: 42.9 x 33.3 x 1.6 cm (16 7/8 x 13 1/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.418

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pictorial sampler with large vase in center, honeysuckle border, surrounded by pine trees, animals, birds, and floral motifs and worked in cross stitch.

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