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Square of white muslin

On two adjacent sides is embroidered with white, and with shadow-work, drawn-work, laid-work and chain stitch, a rococo border. In the corner is the suggestion of a vase of flowers. The piece is covered with a powder of very poorly embroidered flowers.

Credit Line

Gift of Guy Lowell

Danish or German, 18th century

Accession Number

13.2856

Medium or Technique

Embroidered muslin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles