Rare 18th Century Antique Persian Quilted Embroidery 48617
Rare 18th Century Antique Persian Quilted Embroidery, The Quilt’s Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1800 – This rare, early 18th century, quilted Persian antique embroidery features an amazing degree of detail. The quilted embroidery chosen for this masterpiece adds an interesting texture that establishes further presence and style. Done in brilliant crimson and deep forest-green thread are beautiful depictions of blossoms and leaves. The border features tulip-like motifs that spring from long stalks, while the foreground of this rare antique Persian quilted embroidery showcases a large, curvy medallion. Laid out in perfect symmetry, the beautiful circular focal area is surrounded by smaller floral elements that appear in a snowy, quilted field. This breathtaking, circa 1800, Persian embroidery is elegant and charming, and it effortlessly conveys a winter feeling of sweetness and comfort.