icon for Home page
icon for Kid's Home page
icon for Digital Collection
icon for Activities
icon for Turns Exhibit
icon for In the Classroom
icon for Chronologies
icon for My Collection

Online Collection

(c) Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association, Deerfield MA. All rights reserved.
Contact us for information about using this image.

label levels:

The art and culture of Japan captured the American imagination at the turn of the century. This embroidery of a rose tree done in a Japanese style was meant to hang on a wall as a picture. The hanging, one foot wide and three feet long, was produced by the Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework and exhibited in arts and crafts shows. The Society's symbol and mark of quality, the "D" in a flax wheel, is included in the lower left.


top of page

Wallhanging-Rose Tree

artisan   Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework
date   1910-1916
location   Deerfield, Massachusetts
depth (framed)   1.0"
width (framed)   21.5"
height (framed)   45.5"
height   38.75"
width   15.25"
process/materials   applique and embroidery on linen
item type   Art/Decorative Arts - Textiles
accession #   #1992.03

Look Closer icon My Collection icon Detailed info icon

ecard icon Send an e-Postcard of this object

See Also...

"Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework"

Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework

Deerfield Society of Blue and White Needlework Display

Three Panel Screen Embroidered with Trees

button for Side by Side Viewingbutton for Glossarybutton for Printing Helpbutton for How to Read Old Documents


Home | Online Collection | Things To Do | Turns Exhibit | Classroom | Chronologies | My Collection
About This Site | Site Index | Site Search | Feedback