American Decorative Arts

Needlepoint: View of Connecticut Hall

1740–85

Ground fine linen, wool

17 11/16 x 21 15/16 in. (45 x 55.8 cm)
Gift of Mrs. J. Amory Haskell in memory of J. L. Riker and J. Amory Haskell
1941.310
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Florence Mellows Montgomery, “Ceramics, Glass, and Textiles at Yale,” Antiques 117, no. 6 (June 1980): 1331, pl. 5, ill.

Loretta N Staples, A Sense of Pattern: Textile Masterworks from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1981), 58, no. 54, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 127, ill.

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