Seat or cushion cover

German (?)
late 18th–19th century (?)


Object Place: Germany (?)

Dimensions

48.5 x 48.5 cm (19 1/8 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1021

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 and chrysanthemums. Polychrome silk yarns in tent stitch entirely covering a white cotton canvas. Stained in upper left hand corner; slightly worn. See: 43. 1020.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection