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Embroidered Picture, 18th century

This is a Embroidered picture. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1965. Its medium is silk on silk and its technique is stem stich and laid work embroidery, couching. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Albright-Knox Art Gallery. It is credited Gift of Albright-Knox Art Gallery.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 20.5 x 16 cm (8 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

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Embroidered Picture, 18th century; silk on silk; H x W: 20.5 x 16 cm (8 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.); Gift of Albright-Knox Art Gallery; 1965-33-24

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