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The ground is thin cream colored woolen cloth with two blue lines in selvedges on each side. The design is worked in cross-stitch in colored silk, house with animals and pond in upper part, below the following verse: "Have not Eve and Adam taught us. Their sad Profit to compute. To what...

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Provenance

Gift of Miss Kate Wilson to MFA, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Kate Wilson

British, 1834

Object Place

Great Britian

Dimensions

42.5 x 32.5 cm (16 3/4 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.729

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles