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Picture: Granny's House

made in 1968
Margaret (Theresa) Emery (American, 1888–1972)

Object Place: USA


83.3 x 60.5 x 3.5 cm (32 13/16 x 23 13/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton, synthetic fabrics, with cotton embroidery and appliqué, beads, metal thread, cotton twill tape, and wood frame and glass

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts



(as it used to be about 1900) Applique and embroidery on fabric. Lower right in black thread: 14/title/ M.T. Emery.

Credit Line

Gift of Humphrey J. Emery in memory of Margaret Emery