Small panel: Spray of pears for applique work

English
late 16th or early 17th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

17.2 x 17.5 cm (6 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.172 x 0.75 m

Accession Number

49.1899

Medium or Technique

Linen; Silk; Wool, silk tent stitched embroidered on linen

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small square piece; natural-colored linen canvas with design of spray of pears worked with polychrome silks in tent stitch; much of black rotted away.

Credit Line

Gift of Sir Leigh Ashton