Sampler, 19th century Medium: silk embroidery on cotton foundation Technique: embroidered in cross, back, straight, running, scotch and tent stitches on plain weave foundation. Bequest of Marian Hague. 1971-50-156.
What is this?
Square sampler in two sections. The upper register has bands of small scale geometric and floral patterns and spot motifs. The lower register has a deer, a bird on a flowering branch, and a girl in a pinafore with a wreath.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Hella Jongerius Selects: Works from the Permanent Collection, March 4 - September 4, 2005