Set of unfinished embroidered handscreens, one of three
Object Place: USA
28 x 27.7 cm (11 x 10 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen with wool embroidery and silk tape
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