Seat or cushion cover

German (?)
late 18th–19th century (?)


Object Place: Germany (?)

Dimensions

47.9 x 48.7 cm (18 7/8 x 19 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1020

Medium or Technique

Linen, Silk; embroidery - Silk embroidery on linen

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Possibly a seat or cushion cover. A yellow basket supporting a large naturalistic floral bunch including roses with various other blossoms and leaves. Polychrome silk yarns in tent stitch entirely covering a white cotton canvas. Slightly worn; some small hooles to ground. See: 43. 1021.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection