A lovely and graceful piece that boasts an understated elegance this sheet in a light to medium weight pale ecru "fil de lin" linen has a prominent central monogram FP measuring 7 x 5 in. and stitched in fancy bourdon embroidery. Sprays of delicately entwined flowers and vines embroidered in plumetis, tige and post point scroll across the entire width of the return with a freshness and delicacy of design as well as of the style of embroidery no doubt inspired by a field of wildflowers. A tiny hemstitch underscores the return border and the foot of the sheet is hand hemmed in miniscule stitches. Excellent condition. Early to mid 20th c. Dimensions: 128 x 94in.
PRICE: (complimentary delivery) SOLD