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Central feature: a bird on a triangle perch flanked by oval medallions bearing landscape scenes. The surrounding grournd is filled with various flower baskets, floral, architectural and animal motives. In the lower left corner is a mounted huntsman; in the upper right an urn bearing the word...

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Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European, early 19th century

Object Place

Continental Europe

Dimensions

32 x 40.2 cm (12 5/8 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.966

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles