Woven picture "The Death of Nelson"

English
19th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

5.8 x 17.5 cm (2 5/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.30

Medium or Technique

Polychrome silk woven and paperboard and paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small woven picture titled “The Death of Nelson”; dying Nelson in center surrounded by attendants with Battle of trafalgar at sides and in background, woven with polychrome silks with very little white ground showing; printed list of Stevenograph pictures on reverse.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Barbara Wriston