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Panel of embroidery

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Quadrilateral panel. Polychrome silks and crewels on linen canvas; design worked entirely in petit point. Shows a tiny hill from which grow a variety of flowering plants including roses, tulips and carnations, on a white field; bordering this, a band of floral sprigs on a white ground. Two...

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Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

English, First half 18th century

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81.7 x 64.5 cm (32 3/16 x 25 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen, silk, and Wool; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts