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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Hanging picture

Pictoral hanging. Figure of a man hammering plus chimerical beasts admidst clouds. Polychrome wool and silk yarns in cross stitch on linen canvas. Slightly worn and soiled. Lined; weights in lower corners. Bar across top with green suspension cord.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European (?), 19th–20th century

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Medium or Technique

Embroidered wool


Textiles and Fashion Arts