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Canvas ground, embroidered in cross stitch with pale orange-pink wool. Pattern rendered by unembroidered areas of canvas, painted gold and lined with black flock. Chinoiserie design showing pagodas, stairs and figures connected by undulating branches. Canvas split in some of the gold areas. ...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt

probably German, early 19th century

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

47.5 x 41.5 cm (18 11/16 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2307

Medium or Technique

Linen canvas ground with wool embroidery, gold pigment and black flock

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles