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Small Basket "Tapisserie Marie-Antoinette"

€37.50

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This small basket was created from a detail of Marie Antoinette's headboard.

The floral motif was inspired by an embroidery project for the Queen's quilt (bedspread). In 1786, when Marie-Antoinette wished to renew the summer furniture, i.e. the textile decoration of her great room, the Garde-Meuble called upon the Lyon embroiderer and painter Jean-François Bony to make the embroideries for the bed and the seats, which had to harmonize with the new wall hanging.

This basket is part of the collection "Tapestry Marie-Antoinette" available on the online shop. It is declined in several products that reproduce the design of the quilt, the only original element that survived the Revolution.

Dimensions: 25 cm x 28 cm x 18 cm
Materials: 72% cotton, 25% viscose
Dry clean