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Apron

  • Place of origin:

    England (embroidered)
    Flanders (lace, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1720 to ca. 1740 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton with whitework embroidery, bobbin lace edging

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Dora Carson

  • Museum number:

    T.9-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

White cotton apron embroidered with Chinoiserie design in whitework, bordered with Flemish bobbin lace. Design depicts birds in flight, pagodas and Orientalist figures

Place of Origin

England (embroidered)
Flanders (lace, made)

Date

ca. 1720 to ca. 1740 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cotton with whitework embroidery, bobbin lace edging

Descriptive line

Apron, white cotton embroidered with Chinoiserie design

Subjects depicted

Trees; Flowers; Fishermen (people); Birds; Pagodas

Categories

Embroidery; Lace; Clothing; Accessories; Fashion; Europeana Fashion Project

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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