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Sampler

A work made of linen, plain weave; bands of cut and drawn thread work in interlocking lace and romanian stitches; bands of linen, needle lace of a type known as "reticello"; and embroidered with silk in algerian eye, hem, montenegrin cross, running, double running, and satin stitches; buttonhole couching.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; bands of cut and drawn thread work in interlocking lace and romanian stitches; bands of linen, needle lace of a type known as "reticello"; and embroidered with silk in algerian eye, hem, montenegrin cross, running, double running, and satin stitches; buttonhole couching.

Date:

1676

Artist:

Katherine Veren (English, active c. 1676)
England

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Katherine Veren

Title

Sampler

Place

England (Object made in)

Date

Made 1676

Medium

Linen, plain weave; bands of cut and drawn thread work in interlocking lace and Romanian stitches; bands of linen, needle lace of a type known as "Reticello"; and embroidered with silk in Algerian eye, hem, Montenegrin cross, running, double running, and satin stitches; buttonhole couching

Inscriptions

Inscription: Katherine Veren 1676; [letters of the alphabet]

Dimensions

73.3 × 21.2 cm (28 7/8 × 8 3/8 in.); Matted: 71.1 × 91.4 cm (28 × 36 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. John V. Farwell III

Reference Number

1967.225

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