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Darning Sampler

A work made of twelve samples of darning in colored silk.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of twelve samples of darning in colored silk.

Date:

1791

Artist:

Netherlands

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Darning Sampler

Place

Netherlands (Object made in)

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Made 1791

Medium

Twelve samples of darning in colored silk

Inscriptions

Signed "IHV" 1791

Dimensions

32 × 29.5 cm (12 5/8 × 11 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1945.145

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