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Painted Globe


Mary Harlan


c. 1814

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Painted Globe, Mary Harlan
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Silk, pigments
Size: 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (16.51 x 16.51 x 16.51 cm) (diameter)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Pennsylvania, West Town
Culture: North America, United States, Pennsylvania
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: globe showing map of the world finely painted on Chinese silk; made by Mary Harlan about 1814 at West Town Pennsylvania as a graduation piece
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mary Harlan Taylor
Accession Number: 23.45
Artist: Mary Harlan
Role: Artist
Added to Site: February 28, 2009