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Embroidered picture of hunting scene after Wooten, The Chace; plain weave linen embroidered silk and wool in tent and knot stitch; glass beads

Provenance

Claggett Wilson, by 1941; purchased by the MFA, April 10, 1952.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

Hunting Scene

American, Colonial, mid-18th century

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Length x width: 32.8 x 44.7 cm (12 15/16 x 17 5/8 in.) (Maximum)

Accession Number

52.391

Medium or Technique

Plain weave linen embroidered with silk, wool, and glass beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles