The Garden of Eden

Date: last quarter 16th century
Culture: British
Medium: Velvet worked with silk and metal thread; long -and-short, split, stem, satin, chain, knots, and couching stitches; applied canvas worked with silk thread in tent stitch
Dimensions: H. 22 1/2 x W. 80 inches (57.2 x 203.2 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line: Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number: 64.101.1284

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