overall (framed): 29 1/4 x 21 1/2 x 2 in. ( 74.3 x 54.6 x 5.1 cm )
Vertical rectangular needlework picture (framed) worked in various colors of silk floss and chenille on yellow silk ground; picture shows Columbus standing in the foreground with two male figures to the left, one is a cleric, the other appears to be in military dress, their heads and hands are printed applique; metal purl and sequin accents sewn to their clothing; ocean scenery at right background.
Gift of Mrs. Screven Lorillard (Natica Blair)
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