Alice Eugenia Ligon / Embroidered Garment / ca. 1949Alice Eugenia Ligon
Embroidered Garment
ca. 1949

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Creator Name: Ligon, Alice Eugenia
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1886-1959
Creator Name-CRT: Alice Eugenia Ligon
Title: Embroidered Garment
Title Type: Title
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1949
Creation End Date: 1949
Creation Date: ca. 1949
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Materials and Techniques: embroidered muslin, cotton crochet; pencil; cotton rick-rack trim
Dimensions: 43 3/4 x 38 1/2 in. (111.1 x 97.8 cm.)
Inscriptions: lower left in green thread: Alice Ligon to her children/Born Apr. 1 77. Presents/thisdress as a XMas...lower left in green thread: ...Gift ?to?/?remember me?? while at State?H??/Hosp No I while ?? Time.?/...lower left in green thread: ...Wishing all of you aMerry Xmas.dress inside back neck in black ink: A LIGON (numbers crossed out)dressinside back neck right of inscripton in black ink: D. N.lower right: The Blessings ofGod./Blessed are (space)(underlined)/Blessed are the Peace...
AMICA Contributor: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Owner Location: Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 1989.78.2
Credit Line: Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr.
Copyright: Smithsonian American Art Museum
AMICA ID: SAAM.1989.78.2
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Courtesy of Smithsonian American Art Museum

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