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Embroidered panel, possibly intended for a bag

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White satin on which a rose is embroidered with pink and green silk, in satin stitch.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Martha Codman, Feb. 1, 1922. "Given me by Miss Louisa Lander, aged 93, embroidery by the nuns of Pennsylvania." The Lender

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Maxim Karolik

American, 19th century

Dimensions

31.9 x 38 cm (12 9/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

32.69

Medium or Technique

Silk satin ground with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles