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Square of white muslin

Danish or German
18th century


Dimensions

69 x 67 cm (27 3/16 x 26 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .67 x .69

Accession Number

13.2856

Medium or Technique

Embroidered muslin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

On two adjacent sides is embroidered with white, and with shadow-work, drawn-work, laid-work and chain stitch, a rococo border. In the corner is the suggestion of a vase of flowers. The piece is covered with a powder of very poorly embroidered flowers.

Credit Line

Gift of Guy Lowell