A RARE AMERICAN CANVASWORK PICTURE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY
depicting a bluebird and a red-headed woodpecker; worked in tent stitch, the reverse bearing a paper label inscribed S. Adams / 18 Lynde Street, and retaining a Milwaukee Art Museum exhibition label.
Height 15 in. by Width 10 3/4 in.; 38 by 27.3 cm
John S. Walton, Griswold, Connecticut, January 1978;
Vogel Collection no. 288.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Art Museum, Early Needlework Exhibition, October 14, 1988-January 1, 1989.