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Piece of embroidery

Piece of embroidery, white cotton ground powdered with sprays of flowers worked in chain stitch with several shades of green, yellow, brown, and a little red and blue silk; stained.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, April 14, 1949

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

49.321

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles