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Embroidered picture

late 1910s to early 1920s
Artist Marian Buck Stoll (American, 1879–1960)

Object Place: United States


Overall: 33 x 21.6 cm (13 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with wool

Not On View


Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Pictorial embroidery depicting a stylized turreted church, tree, and clouds rendered in brightly-colored wool yarns color blocks in satin, laid and couched stitches, creating a stencil-like effect.


Given to Gillian C. Creelman upon death of the artist in the early 1960s; Gift to the MFA, June 25, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Gillian C. Creelman