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Embroidered Picture, ca. 1850

This is a Embroidered picture. It is dated ca. 1850 and we acquired it in 1974. Its medium is wool embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidery on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Unknown, Myra Mathers, Mrs. John L. Handy Jr. and Mrs. Richard S. Koehne. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 38.5 x 57 cm (15 3/16 x 22 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidered Picture, ca. 1850; wool embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 38.5 x 57 cm (15 3/16 x 22 7/16 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection; 1974-100-33

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18482645/ |title=Embroidered Picture, ca. 1850 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=25 September 2016 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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