Digital Commonwealth

Needlework Picture

Item Information

Title:
Needlework Picture
Description:
Needlework picture depicting two women standing on either side of an apple tree. A man at the right in a red jacket and blue and white striped pants, points to a dog which is exiting the scene on the right. Silk crewel work on silk; satin stitch, outline stitch; framed, under glass.
Date:
1745–1755
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
embroidering
wool (textile)
needlework (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
education
Wool
Embroidered
Education
Extent:
framed: 16 3/16 in. x 19 5/8 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Mrs. Chester Hastings Arnold
Accession #:
1949.186
Identifier:
7859