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Embroidered picture: The Kiss Returned

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Embroidered picture after Jean-Baptiste Pater's painting, Le baiser rendu; black silk satin embroidered in silk and metallic thread; original frame


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


41 x 57 cm (16 1/8 x 22 7/16 in.) framed

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Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk and metallic thread


Textiles and Fashion Arts