Danish, circa 1972

Geometric chorus of angels worked in red floss on ecru even-weave linen, 22-count, cross stitch, back stitch and straight stitch with Assisi-style border with red gingham backing.

Design by Gerda Bengtsson; see pgs 58-59 of Book of Danish Stitchery, published by the Danish Handicraft Guild.    

14.25 x 10.5 in (36.2 x 26.7 cm)

Gift of Harriet K. Bensley