Antique Indian Embroidery bed cover 46128
Charming repeating motifs, elaborate border patterns and geometric details decorate this sophisticated antique embroidered bed cover that was created in India.
4 ft 1 in (1.24 m)
8 ft 2 in (2.49 m)
Antique Indian Embroidery Textile Bed Cover, Country of Origin: India, Circa date: Late 19th early 20th century – This magnificent antique embroidered bed-cover from India depicts an exquisite repeating pattern comprised of tightly spaced trilateral motifs rendered in a combination of scarlet and cool blue-green that is set over a creamy alabaster background. The elaborate lapped borders are decorated with ornate stepped lozenges and a variety of minute repeating patterns rendered in alternating hues of scarlet and sapphire blue. Stunning zigzagging guard-bands filled with aurum and burgundy-red accents create an elegant frame that supports the stunning repeating motifs. Subtle geometric variations and permutations, such as the vertically colored motifs and diagonal coloration, add layers of interest to this beautifully detailed antique representation of traditional embroidered bed-covers from India.