Quilted and embroidered panel
early 18th century
Object Place: England
116 x 106.3 cm (45 11/16 x 41 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: H: 116.0 cm W: 106.3 cm
Medium or Technique
Linen; embroiderd with silk, quilted
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Ground: ivory linen, quilted with deep cream colored silk in backstitch in small scale lozenge diaper. Design: powdered small motifs, flowers, oriental birds and figures wearing oriental costume, worked with red, green, brown and neutral yellow silk in chain, satin, buttonhole, dot, whipped chain, eyelet, stem and backstitch. Edges bound with linen tape. Many small stains.
Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15,1943. Gift of Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection