This is a Sampler. It was student at Scuola d'Industrie Italiane and embroidered by Miss Francesca Amari. It is dated ca. 1915 and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is linen and its technique is embroidered on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Mrs. Florence Colgate Speranza.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. Gino Speranza.
Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 10.2 x 61 cm (4 x 24 in.)
Cite this object as
Sampler (USA); Embroidered by Miss Francesca Amari ; linen; H x W: 10.2 x 61 cm (4 x 24 in.); Gift of Mrs. Gino Speranza; 1942-47-7
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Maira Kalman Selects.