EXQUISITE 196" FIGURAL ITALIAN TABLECLOTH W/CHERUBS,FLORALS, ANIMALS. Circa 1880-1900.Quite a amazing hand made Italian tablecloth measuring approx. 196" by 70" wide, 497.84cm by 177.8cm with a theme of the Spring or Fall harvest. The center of the cloth has very ornate undulating scrollwork and baskets of overflowing florals and around the center shaped vignettes filled with different scenes.there are winged cherubs fishing, hunting and gathering sheaves of wheat and fruit. Numerous fish and animals are in the design and the scenes connect to a larger oval vignettes with images of a goddess in classical clothes. In very good strong condition, a few tiny spots and openings that are absolutely minor.In very good strong condition.
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CIRCA 1920, FRENCH NORMANDY LACE CHAISE COVER W/RIBBONS,FLOWERS. A lovely ecru French Normandy Composite chaise lounge cover with velvet ribbon bows and flowers. A wonderful design on this chaise cover with Fond De Bonet, raised satin stitch embroidery,Valenceinne lace, Italian Milanese lace,Point De Paris lace with a design of stags and florals and many other assorted lace pieces with interesting designs. Measuring approx.55" by 46" and a additional 12 1/2" Tambour flounce of lace all around the three sides. so in all 67 1/2" by 58 1/2". This is one of the very nicest chaise lounge items from the 1920's I have come across. in good strong condition.
CIRCA 1880-1900, EXQUISITE "BELLE EPOQUE " ERA TAMBOUR LACE CURTAINS. Quite a majestic pair of curtains!A absolutely superb example of the very best of Tambour lace curtains, these are so ornate, so dense and entirely covered with beautiful roses, large scale leaves, scrollwork etc. The large flowers have satin stitched padding and are raised. Basically the curtains are quite amazing, I don't think I have seen such a beautiful pair of Tambour curtains in forty years and certainly not such a pair in this great condition.. Measuring approx. 152-153" by 56" wide for each panel. In very good strong condition.