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Per la Signora Shawl

Item# 80-012077 

Price: $400.00
Member Price: $360.00


Details

  • Modal/cashmere
  • Made in Italy
  • 126'' x 55''

Description

Description

The Museums collection includes a magnificent silk and wool shawl made about 1849 by Deneirouse and Boisglavy, a French firm that had developed the technology to imitate the hand-woven Indian shawls on a mechanized loom. The French designer combined naturalistic European flowers with the characteristic paisley motif to create a distinctive pattern for the stylish Parisian customer. A gold medal-winning shawl at the 1849 Exposition of Agriculture and Industrial Products in Paris is mentioned in the jury report for that exhibition. Its description matches the Museums shawl, suggesting that this splendid example of virtuoso weaving technology was probably created especially for the Paris Exposition. Adapted from the original, our stunning special-edition shawl pays homage to the textile designers art, and was created in honor of Sheila Bernstein, longtime head of Textile Reproductions.

Modal/cashmere. Made in Italy. 126'' x 55''.

Shipping and Returns

Shipping and Returns

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$100.01150.00 $13.95
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Returns

Your satisfaction is our goal. Please inspect your order upon delivery, and if for any reason you are not satisfied, you may return the merchandise within 180 days from the date of purchase. See details.



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