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Panel of embroidery: Formal Garden

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Loosely-woven linen tabby ground, embroidered in tent stitch with polychrome silks and crewels and silver yarns. A garden park with long Palladian building at far end flanked by twin chinoserie pavillions or aviaries (? E. Welch); hedges and trees beyond. Middle and foreground filled with...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

French or English, 1690–1700

Object Place

France or England

Dimensions

78 x 59 cm (30 11/16 x 23 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: H: about 28 in.; W: about 24 in.

Accession Number

49.36

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles