Antique French early 19th century toile RARE bed curtain Cherub printed
January 15, 2021
Hello and thank you for looking. One of my favorite toile designs! This textile is French and dates early 1800’s , c1815 This wonderful textile once hung as a bed curtain Stunning design! The tone of the toile has remained quite saturated in places and it has faded unevenly with time Gorgeous little cherubs!! This textile is hand stitched on all 4 edges and it’s backed in a very finely woven linen and cotton blend. There is one lovely hand woven hemp cord at the top where this textile once hung from a bed There is a very light cotton batting between the layers. It’s lightly quilted with a lovely diamond quilting design. A beautiful , beautiful toile! (please see my other textiles for more matching pieces to the set) (textile 26B). MEASUREMENTS : The wonderful antique toile measures : 21 inches wide by 92 inches long. CONDITION: This textile is in as found, unwashed condition with storage dust. Please view photographs which show the damage at the top and side edges! (please use the zoom feature to view condition closely) There are pale pepper marks (foxing) at the bottom of this textile on the back. All condition reflected in the price. The item “Antique French early 19th century toile RARE bed curtain Cherub printed” is in sale since Wednesday, January 23, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Other Antique Textiles”. The seller is “loodylady” and is located in Burlington, Vermont. This item can be shipped worldwide.