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Eight samples of dress fabric, George Washington bicentennial pattern
Object Place: New York, New York, Untied States
Height x width: 14 x 9 1/2 in. (35.6 x 24.1 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain weave; printed
Not On View
Printed silk with needlework-like motifs with dots imitating stitches, forming geometric shapes and flowers, each in a different colorway (yellow, blue, navy, black, purple, red and tan), stapled together with cardboard at one end.
Ex-collection Walter Mitschke, New York; by descent to Ethel B. Adams Waldorf; between 1985-90, gift of Waldorf to her neice Joan Brancale, Hingham, MA; gift of Brancale to the MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)
Gift of Robert and Joan Brancale