Handmade Textile Antique Art Nouveau Embroidered Fire Screen Panel
This is a handmade antique art nouveau textile embroidered fire screen panel. Circa 1880. 34" x 22".
Elaborately embroidered clothing, religious objects, and household items have been a mark of wealth and status in many cultures including ancient Persia, India, China, Japan, Byzantium, and medieval and Baroque Europe. Traditional folk techniques are passed from generation to generation in cultures as diverse as... more»