Silk: Tabby, warp-faced tabby, damask, satin, velvet, voided velvet, satin weave with extra pattern wefts, and hand painted ornament, & moiré treatment. Backed with cotton after piecing. Embroidered thru 2 layers.
Embroidered in 2-ply silk twist, silk floss, silk chenille
Stitches: Herringbone, feather, knot, buttonhole, stem, line, cross, variations of these, raised basket stitch
17 1/2 in. square
Gift of Helen Donathen
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Helen E. Donathan, Chicago, by Feb. 1960 [Incoming receipt RX3084 dated 2/23/1960 in registrar file]; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1960.
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