Sampler

Spanish
1842


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

19 x 63.7 cm (7 1/2 x 25 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.153

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidred with silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Band sampler with geometric borders, alphabets, numbers and scattered small pictoral images, probably from charted patterns at bottom. Inscribed “Por Rosalia Escolar sien do su directora Da. Dolores Perez Ano de 1842”

Provenance

1943, Mrs. George Richmond Fearing, Boston; 1943, gift of Mrs. George R. Fearing to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 15, 1943)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George R. Fearing