See more objects with the color rosybrown tan grey dimgrey darkslategrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • Work on this object began.


  • Work on this object ended.


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Embroidered Picture (USA)

This is a Embroidered picture. It was embroidered by Marcia Stebbins. It is dated 1930s and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is wool, synthetic and its technique is embroidered in stem, running, and satin stitches on twill foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. It is credited Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.

  • Object ID #18171131
  • pen and black ink, brush and gray, green wash, watercolor, graphite on white....
  • Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
  • 1911-28-282
  • Poster, The Chap-Book (Blue Lady)
  • color zincograph on thin cream wove paper.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Gilbert W. Chapman and Ely Jacques Kahn.
  • 2003-6-1
  • Drawing, Triumphal Arch on an Ideal Piazza
  • pen and black ink, brush and blue, green and yellow watercolor on cardboard.
  • Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.
  • 1938-88-4138

Its dimensions are

H x W: 49.5 x 41.3 cm (19 1/2 x 16 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidered Picture (USA); Embroidered by Marcia Stebbins (American); wool, synthetic; H x W: 49.5 x 41.3 cm (19 1/2 x 16 1/4 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-131

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Embroidered Picture (USA) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=10 June 2023 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>