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Page from an embroidered book

Cream colored paper with an oval framing the sacred heart, a globe floating on water, clouds, a tree, and a flower worked with several shades of pink, yellow, green, and blue silk so that it is the same on both sides, inscriptions written in ink on each side of the paper including: Fruit de...

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Credit Line

Gift of the sisters of Miss Anne L. Balch in her memory

French, 17th–18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

52.998

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles