Fine, Antique Late Victorian Art Nouveau Large Silk Lace Shawl Foxgloves


Fine, Antique Late Victorian Art Nouveau Large Silk Lace Shawl Foxgloves

This item has been shown times.

Buy Now

Fine, Antique Late Victorian Art Nouveau Large Silk Lace Shawl Foxgloves:
$44



bertlottjean3 Store
Fine, antique late Victorian Art Nouveau large silk lace shawl Foxgloves!

I have a refund policy. Please read the details at the foot of this page.

English speakers only please.

Welcome to the Accessories Department of Poppies Cottage, where you will find all manner of beautiful fancies to decorate your ensemble!

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Today I have also listed a smaller lace shawl of antique origin, with no damage found at all.

However, when compared, I feel that this one is far finer.

I am not a lace expert, but the feel of this piece is very lightweight and beautiful.

I think it is probably silk.

The design is completely Art Nouveau, so I would date it to the 1880-90's period.

The central picture to the centre back is of foxgloves, climbing very high, and surrounded by other flowers.

Just lovely!

A very large shawl, of triangular form, there are several quite large repairs to the lower back. To me, this signifies that someone in the past has really tried to preserve it.

The repairs are done by the application of black net ground to the damaged areas. They do not appear particularly fine repairs and it may be possible to improve them.

Despite this, I consider that this is a lovely piece of lace, something I rarely say about black lace [which often appears the same to me, despite the many different types] Apart from the repairs, I have found a single small hole, but may have missed something as this is so big.

I would think this is better with a collector than for re-enactments.

112" x 83" x 83" approx.

Please do take a look in my shop if you have the time!

Payment within5 days please. Sorry, no cheques. Paypal only from overseas. Paypal or uncrossed postal order from the UK. No collections for small items.





Fine, Antique Late Victorian Art Nouveau Large Silk Lace Shawl Foxgloves:
$44

Buy Now



Scarf For Macys Hand Printed & Made In Italy, Perfectly Preserved-acetate Twill  picture
Scarf For Macys Hand Printed & Made In Italy, Perfectly Preserved-acetate Twill


Vintage Dupatta Indian Long Stole Hand Embroidered Georgette Coffee Brown Viel picture
Vintage Dupatta Indian Long Stole Hand Embroidered Georgette Coffee Brown Viel


Scarf 39-1/2
Scarf 39-1/2" Long*wear Men/women's W/dress Trench/coat*white/off Vintage/retro


Vintage*sea Foam Green Woven Scarf With Fringe 28
Vintage*sea Foam Green Woven Scarf With Fringe 28" X 28" Square*germany/may Co.


Easter Vintage/glentex*off-white/ivory Handmade-woven Scarf/shawl/wrap W/fringe picture
Easter Vintage/glentex*off-white/ivory Handmade-woven Scarf/shawl/wrap W/fringe


Vintage*light Salmon/peach Woven Scarf W/ Fringe 30
Vintage*light Salmon/peach Woven Scarf W/ Fringe 30" X 29" Square*think-its Wool