Mourning embroidery

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Mourning embroidery

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Title:  

Mourning embroidery
Date:
c.1803

Collection:

Content Description: 

Rectangular watercolor and silk on silk mourning embroidery, Philadelphia, worked in chenille and silk thread in tones of blue, green, gold, and brown on painted silk depicting a man, woman, and child at a memorial statue beneath a weeping willow tree. The memorial is labeled "Consecrated to the remains/of/Mrs. Fanny Bradburn/who was born July 20, 1775, And died/September 6th, 1803./Oh death divine that gives us to the skies." See "relations."

Physical Description: 

Embroidery

Location:
2715 Q St. NW,District Of Columbia,Washington,20007
Identifier:
63.5.0001

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