Apron

English
1700–50


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Length x width: 92 x 110 cm (36 1/4 x 43 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1193

Medium or Technique

Embroidery; linen yarns on cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Apron embroidered on cream colored muslin; staied and darned.

Provenance

1935, Charles Goldschmidt (dealer), Paris [see note]; July 7, 1935, sold by Goldschmidt to Carrie Lauer Lehman (d. 1937), Paris and New York; to her husband, Philip Lehman (b. 1861 - d. 1947), New York; 1938, gift of Philip Lehman to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1938)

NOTE: Said to come from the private collection of Madame Goldschmidt.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman