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Chair seat

Chair seat

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk and wool embroidery on canvas.

  • Museum number:

    T.149-1929

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Wool and silk embroidery on canvas, in cross and tent stitch. On a central panel in tent stitch of dark green are detatched sprays of flowers in natural colours. The panel is enclosed by an arabesque design in cross stitch in reds, greens, blues, and purples on a yellow ground.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk and wool embroidery on canvas.

Dimensions

Length: 21 in, Width: 23 in

Object history note

Registered File number 1929/10036.

Descriptive line

Silk and wool embroidery on canvas; English, ca. 1730.

Materials

Silk thread; Wool yarn; Canvas

Techniques

Embroidery

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Embroidery; Textiles; Furniture

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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