Sampler fragment

Italian
early 19th century


Object Place: Continental Europe

Dimensions

20.2 x 17.5 cm (7 15/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.4025

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Part of a sampler worked in cross stitch, five motifs: running dog, landscape, rose spray, stylized vine, Greek fret. Stitches: cross.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore and Miss Mary Magoun Brown to MFA, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore, and Miss Mary Magoun Brown, in memory of their mother, Mrs. John Crosby Brown