Large Antique 1730 French Brocade Silk Metal Textile Tapestry Panel Embroidery
Here is an exceptional textile woven in France during the first half of the 1700s. It measures 63 x 60 inches and is quite heavy. It was probably once a majestic dress worn during royal ceremonies. I have seen almost similar fragments at the Metropolitan Museum in New York. This large panel is made of several fragments put together into a large square. It is in poor condition. Dimensions: 63 x 60 inches. Circa: Late 1700s, first half. Please add me to your. And check out my. For my latest finds in antique rugs and textiles! Textile Production is perhaps one of the most defining arts of civilization. From objects of simple necessity to majestic luxury they are emblematic of the creative genius and technical mastery of the artistic traditions of the world. The item “LARGE ANTIQUE 1730 FRENCH BROCADE SILK METAL TEXTILE TAPESTRY PANEL EMBROIDERY” is in sale since Sunday, May 26, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Tapestries”. The seller is “textilum” and is located in Memphis, Tennessee. This item can be shipped worldwide.