Embroidered picture: Reclining Shepherdess

American
about 1775
Embroidered by Susan Heath (Massachusetts (Brookline), 1759–1786)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

56.3 x 65.8 x 3.8 cm (22 3/16 x 25 7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.559

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with wool embroiderey with mica windows, and gilded wood frame and glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Anna Goddard Pierce