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Embroidered picture: Reclining Shepherdess

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Anna Goddard Pierce

American, about 1775

  • Embroidered by Susan Heath, Massachusetts (Brookline), 1759–1786
Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

56.3 x 65.8 x 3.8 cm (22 3/16 x 25 7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

41.559

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with wool embroiderey with mica windows, and gilded wood frame and glass

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles