Table Cover (Switzerland), 20th century
Medium: cotton Technique: embroidered in satin, running, couching, overcasting, and knot stitches with witdrawn element work with overcasting and inserts of needlemade lace on plain weave foundation. Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. 1981-28-469.
What is this?
White rectangular table mat with machine-embroidered picture of a shepherd in a pastoral landscape, surrounded by floral medallions, floral garlands, and a border of needle lace.