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Rectangular ivory colored silk ground with polychrome floss silk yarns worked mainly satin stitch. Four designs in a lengthwise row; two trees flanking a partially embroidered funery monument with the initials "AB" and the date in pencil; ruined archways with foliage; an urn with a large...

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Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European, 1809

Object Place

Dimensions

23.4 x 63 cm (9 3/16 x 24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.949

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles