Panel for an apron of embroidered muslin in cotton in darning, chain and double running stitches with buttonholing and drawn work. With a horizontal chinoiserie pattern in two rows of long trailing stems bearing flowers, and each spring from a small mound. Amid the stems are large fantastic birds flying. The narrow border on three sides consists of repeating springs of flowers and fruit.


  • Title: Panel
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1717
  • Location: England
  • Physical Dimensions: Length: 37 in, Width: 36 in
  • Provenance: Given by Mrs Bayne
  • Medium: Embroidered muslin in cotton

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