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Needlework picture
Needlework picture
Date:
ca. 1823
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk, Pencil, Ink, Pigment; Embroidery, Drawing, Painting On Silk
Dimensions:
44.5 x 57.2 cm (17 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
49410
Acquisition Date:
1922-02-03
Credit Line:

Gift of W.M. Streehy

Exhibition History:

American Symbols of Mourning, 1984-5

Two women mourning at a tomb, weeping willows, distant port with ships, out-of-scale flowers. Tomb inscription seems to be printed with name of deceased and verse, possibly from a memorial service.