MAP OF ENGLAND AND WALES
later framed and glazed
embroidered, signed Ann Tennant and dated 1779
linen, wool, worked in a variety of coloured silk threads and stitches
visible panel 52 by 42cm., 20½ by 16½in.
active second half 18th century
Notley Abbey Inventory, April 1948, p. 8, the cloakroom, ‘An Antique needlework sampler Map of England in red painted frame glazed’ (The Vivien Leigh Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, THM/433/6/1).