There is one other image of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color darkkhaki dimgrey darkolivegreen palegoldenrod darkslategrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1981

  • We acquired this object.

2011

2013

2019

  • You found it!

Embroidered Picture, The Judgement of Solomon, late 17th century

This is a Embroidered picture. It is dated late 17th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk embroidery on silk foundation with metal, wood, seed pearls, mica and its technique is embroidered in flat satin, stem, and back and knot stitches on seven and one satin foundation. relief by a variety of looping, wrapping, and braiding and silk wrapped flexible coils. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. It is credited Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.

  • Vanity Case, Rabbit, ca. 1924
  • gold, seed pearls, rose-cut and other diamonds, square-cut and cabochon....
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.6

Its dimensions are

H x W: 34.6 x 45.7 cm (13 5/8 x 18 in.)

It is inscribed

M.H.

Cite this object as

Embroidered Picture, The Judgement of Solomon, late 17th century; England; silk embroidery on silk foundation with metal, wood, seed pearls, mica; H x W: 34.6 x 45.7 cm (13 5/8 x 18 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-37

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18616895/ |title=Embroidered Picture, The Judgement of Solomon, late 17th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=16 October 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>