Slipper in black with red and gold
Hertz & Wegener 1814
Hertz & Wegener in Berlin
Multicolor charted pattern for a slipper front. Flower and leaf forms, arabesques and acanthus in bright, bold colors on black ground. Intended for Berlin woolwork, can also be used for needlepoint and cross-stitch. Handpainted original plus modern recharting and DMC color key.
Needlework pattern, circa 1870-1900, Germany, by Hertz and Wegener. Acquisition details unknown. Te Papa (GH014495)
Scan donated by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, charted by Sytske Wijnsma.
Fashion: Berlin 1814 slipper pattern