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Velvet painting

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Painting of a basket of fruit on white velvet

Provenance

Worn by a member of the Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Theorem painting

American, 1810s

Object Place

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 11.7 cm (3 3/4 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.113a

Medium or Technique

Painted cotton velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles