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  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1960

    Piece of black rayon embroidered in colored silk threads and beads in a solid pattern of long, curling leaves.

  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1960

    Dark rayon velvet appliquéd with a cream-colored silk in a curvilinear shape. Silk design is embroidered and embellished with multi-colored beads in floral and scrolling forms.

  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1960

    Sample of white cotton with an unfinished embroidery design in multi-colored silks and wool of a large paisley motif with a floral border. Paisley motif has a central rosette in…

  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1960

    Piece of cream-colored rayon embroidered in red silk and beads in a pattern of two crossing bands and a center medallion.

  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1930–39

  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1930–39

    Chartreuse fabric cut from a former woman’s jacket embroidered with a Russian scene with a building, people, and onion domes in floating clouds. Embroidery worked in red, blue, green, white,…

  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1930–39

  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1930–39

    Off-white chiffon embroidered with a floral motif worked in green bugle beads, white seed beads and green silk chain stitch.

  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1930s

    Off-white with woven pink floral motif outlined with white seed beads. Another sample of same fabric is pinned to this sample, with a band of white and pink seed beads.

  • Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1930s

    Grey-beige ground embroidered with gold seed beads, faux pearls and rhinestones in a floral pattern. Drawn pattern continues the motif.

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