DescriptionThe Museum’s glistening 2014 Star Christmas Tree Topper is based on an illustration in an 1879 edition of La Saison: Journal Illustré des Dames (The Season: Ladies’ Illustrated Journal), a woman’s fashion periodical originally published in Paris. The illustration we have adapted shows an elaborate embroidered rosette for a chair or a settee.
18K gold overlay. Photo etched. Includes spiral attachment. Gift boxed. 9 1/2''H x 6 3/4'' diam.
- 18K gold overlay
- Photo etched
- Includes spiral attachment
- Gift boxed
- 9 1/2''H x 6 3/4'' diam.
Art HistoryThe Metropolitan Museum houses editions of La Saison dating from 1871 to 1904, a women's fashion periodical originally published in Paris.