18th Century Velvet Silk Embroidery with Flowers and Butterflies
A European, probably French 18th century embroidered on a blue green grey silk velvet alive with butterflies carnations expertly worked in silks. With exquisite gold gilt-work embroidery showing a wide range of embroidery stitches and techniques.
This embroidered panel would benefit greatly from being stretched and mounted. A service we are pleased to offer at our conservation studios.
We have two panels of this embroidery this is the smaller panel of the two.
Measurements: 62cm W X 40cm H