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Fragment of a textile furnishing

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Fragment of a furnishing fabric with a white linen plain weave ground embroidered with tan colored thread, design of stags darned with white.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross collection; gift to the MFA October 30,1899

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

European, 17th–19th century

Dimensions

48.5 x 61 cm (19 1/8 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

99.183

Medium or Technique

Linen, plain weave embroidered with linen thread with overcast and weaving stitches (withdrawn element work)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles