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Embroidered picture: The Kiss Given

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Embroidered picture after Jean Baptiste Pater's painting, Le baiser donné. Black silk satin embroidered with silk and metallic yarn; original frame.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Martha C. Codman (later Mrs. Maxim Karolik), May 25, 1921. Transferred to M. & M. Karolik Collection of 18th century American Arts, January 12, 1939.

Credit Line

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

American, after 1747

Object Place

Salem, Massachusetts

Dimensions

41.9 x 57.8 cm (16.5 x 22.75 in.) framed

Accession Number

39.239

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk and metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles