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woman spinning and small cat figure
  • England, United Kingdom
  • woman spinning and small cat figure, late 1700s–early 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • silk thread, watercolor on silk
  • Frame Dimensions: 28.6 x 24.8 cm
    Frame Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 9 3/4 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0223

Lady at spinning wheel with cat at her feet. House with thatched roof in background. Head and arms painted on fabric. Soft beige and brown, green trees; light blue sky is painted. Oval embroidery in rectangular frame.