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Chair seats with couple in a landscape

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Provenance

Rooksby Creese through family to Lily Lois Howe; gift to the MFA, November 13, 1941.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lois Lilley Howe

American, Colonial, second quarter 18th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

55.9 x 67.9 cm (22 x 26.75 in.)

Accession Number

41.770

Medium or Technique

Wool and silk threads embroidered on linen ground with a fashionable couple seated in a landscape

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles