NW India, c. early 1900’s
Chinese net silk, embroidery
condition: excellent-slight spotting
This extraordinary textile depicts a pair of perched love-birds depicted among floating florals and butterflies. Clean and freshly styled white silk-floss embroidery on cherry red silk ground. Note the free interplay and action between flora and fauna. Simply an astounding garment. A one-of-a-kind Holiday or Valentines Day gift !
chest 43” / 109cm
shoulder to shoulder 22.5” / 57cm
shoulder to bottom 23” /58cm
purchase – inquiry