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Woven picture "The Death of Nelson"

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Small woven picture titled "The Death of Nelson"; dying Nelson in center surrounded by attendants with Battle of trafalgar at sides and in background, woven with polychrome silks with very little white ground showing; printed list of Stevenograph pictures on reverse.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Barbara Wriston

English, 19th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

5.8 x 17.5 cm (2 5/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.30

Medium or Technique

Polychrome silk woven and paperboard and paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles