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Large picture embroidered with wool in tent stitch of double-handled vase filled with tall flowers

Provenance

Martha Codman and Maxim Karolik collection; gift of M. and M. Karolik to MFA, October 9, 1941.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts

Vase of flowers

mid-18th century

Object Place

possibly Boston, New England

Dimensions

70.5 x 52.1 cm (27 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.627

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles