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.
Slipper Berlin Work Charts Embroidery Fashion
Fashion: Berlin 1814 slipper pattern