Overhangs made of what were originally three valances belonging to the complete set. Embroidered with flowering trees, birds, and, in the center, a medallion showing a landscape with a large flowering tree surrounded by deer.

Overhangs made of what were originally three valances belonging to the complete set. Embroidered with flowering trees, birds, and, in the center, a medallion showing a landscape with a large flowering tree surrounded by deer.

Featured Image: Bedcover (England), 1720–40; cotton foundation, embroidery with long staple wool (crewel), silk, linen, foil-wrapped silk; Warp x Weft: 218.8 x 204.2 cm (7 ft. 2 1/8 in. x 6 ft. 8 3/8 in.); Gift of Cora Ginsburg in memory of Jean Mailey; 1993-128-1

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