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Square linen sampler embroidered with concentric bands in geometric borders, pictorial motifs in center; inscribed "LoIzo Teresa Fernandez discipula de Dona Josepa Plumed . ano de 1822"; Stitches: counted satin, cross, Florentine

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder to MFA, 1937

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder

Spanish, 1822

Object Place

Spain

Dimensions

34.9 x 35.7 cm (13 3/4 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.509

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles