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Chair seat cover (one of a set of seven)

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One of a set of seven. Red, orange, brown and shades of yellow crelels worked with a variety of stitches, including stem, seed, buttonhole, lattice work, French knots, bullion, etc., on a linen-and-cotton weft twill ground fabric. The design shows a central tree island with bizarre flowers and...

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Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

English, about 1740s

Object Place

England

Dimensions

56.8 x 66.5 cm (22 3/8 x 26 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.1030

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton twill with wool embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles