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Embroidery design

  • Place of origin:

    Scotland (made)

  • Date:

    c.1890 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Traquair, Phoebe Anna, born 1852 - died 1936 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil, red pencil, charcoal & ink

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs H. V. Bartholomew

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case NN, shelf 4

Physical description

Design for an embroidered border

Place of Origin

Scotland (made)


c.1890 (made)


Traquair, Phoebe Anna, born 1852 - died 1936 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pencil, red pencil, charcoal & ink


Height: 1455 mm, Width: 380 mm

Descriptive line

Phoebe Anna Traquair. Design for an embroidered border. British, c.1890

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

John Murdoch and Susan Lambert, Summary Catalogue of Textile Designs 1840-1985 in the V. & A. Museum and colour microfiche, Surrey: Emmett Microform, 1986


Pencil; Red pencil; Charcoal; Ink




Embroidery; Designs; Drawings; Textiles; Scotland


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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