Sampler (Mexico), 1821
Medium: silk embroidery on linen foundation
Technique: embroidered in running, satin, knot, four-sided, chain, cross, buttonhole, reflected element work, and withdrawn element work on plain weave foundation.
Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. 1981-28-422.
- Embroidered by Jesualda Gallego
What is this?
Long horizontal sampler with vertical stripes of floral pattern, spot motifs, alphabet and numerals. Bound with yellow silk ribbon.