Sampler

Spanish
1822
Teresa Fernandez (Spanish)


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

34.9 x 35.7 cm (13 3/4 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.509

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Square linen sampler embroidered with concentric bands in geometric borders, pictorial motifs in center; inscribed “LoIzo Teresa Fernandez discipula de Dona Josepa Plumed . ano de 1822”; Stitches: counted satin, cross, Florentine

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder to MFA, 1937

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder