Set of unfinished embroidered handscreens, one of three
Object Place: USA
37.5 x 35.3 cm (14 3/4 x 13 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen ground with wool embroidery
Not On View
Coarse natural colored linen ground with design of polychrome flowers and leaves on an irregular dark reddish-brown ground worked with crewels in oriental stitch, center of screen unfinished shows design for basket on the linen, in one corner of the linen written in ink: Be a gook girl and do your screen!
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund