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Polychrome silk large-scale floral motifs (a: pink/salmon and yellow/ orange; b: white/gray/pink) embroidered on dark yellow silk ground. a lined with yellow silk marked "The Needle work and Textile Guild of the Art Institute of Chicago." Worked by Mrs. Henry Day from designs of Miss Bessie La...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

American (New York), 1870–90

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

43.841b

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles