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Sampler

White cotton gauze ground with various floral, animal, chinoiserie and architectural motives in polychrome silk yarns worked in cross stitch. Geometric and floral border. Stained. Stitches: cross.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

American, 1912

Object Place

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Accession Number

43.974

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles