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Chair Seat

1700-1750 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Linen canvas chair seat embroidered in an ogee grid with alternating rows:
Row 1: Florentine/bargello/flamestitch stitch ogees in yellow, green, blue and red, colourways alternating
Row 2: Alternating pale blue and white ground ogees with pink carnations
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
linen canvas ground embroidered with silks
Physical Description
Linen canvas chair seat embroidered in an ogee grid with alternating rows:

Row 1: Florentine/bargello/flamestitch stitch ogees in yellow, green, blue and red, colourways alternating

Row 2: Alternating pale blue and white ground ogees with pink carnations
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession Number
T.178-1925

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record createdApril 17, 2009
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