Table cover

European or American
early 20th century


Dimensions

Diameter and length: 71.1 x 71.1 cm (28 x 28 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2421

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Round white embroidered table cover patterned with floral garland and four profile portraits of a fashionably dressed woman wearing a large hat with ostrich feathers on the crown.

Provenance

Before 1991, with Mrs. Joan Ehrhard, New York; 1991, inherited by her daughter, Yvonne J. Markowitz, Framingham, MA; 2009, gift of Markowitz to the MFA (Accession date: May 27, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Yvonne J. Markowitz