Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Embroidered picture with mythological scenes

Date:
1702
Culture:
British
Medium:
Silk, wool and metal thread on canvas
Dimensions:
H. 35 x W. 17 inches (88.9 x 43.2 cm); Framed: H. 37 3/4 x W 19 1/4 x D. 2 inches (95.9 x 48.9 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.1405
Not on view
Signature: W. Penn, 1702
Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1964)
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