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Embroidered Mirror Frame

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Artist Unknown (England)

Date

17th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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Embroidered Mirror Frame: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Embroidery; silk and metal threads
Size: 31 x 29 1/2 in. (78.74 x 74.93 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, England
Culture: Europe, England
Style: 17th century
Physical Description: scalloped walnut frame with royal figures, flowers petals, animals, fashioned in raised needlework in cream satin ground; Carolean stitchery, lace stitch, silk and metallic thread; mirror and frame encased in antique vitrine. , n.b. This work appears to b
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Harold A. Ladwig
Accession Number: 77.64
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009