Twelve textiles and thirteen pieces of embroidery including samplers, baby's caps, and shawl by French, British, Italian, Chinese, Persian, Iranian, German and Turkish makers.

Part of four gifts and two bequests to twenty-three museums by Jean and Rachel Alexander through the Art Fund between 1921 and 1973.

Provenance

Misses J.I and R.L. Alexander.


The Whitworth

The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M15 6ER
0161 275 7450
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