Antique Rare 19th century French Cotton Chintz Indienne Pillow (#1104)
Rare to find in this new condition are these two 19th century antique French cottons. The c.1880 center panel depicts stunning colors of rose and greens against a deep green, almost black background. Flanking the center panel I coordinated antique c. 1850 French Indienne block printed Toile de' Alsace fabric, which has many of the same rose, aqua, and green colors. Trimming the entire pillow is unused antique French cotton crocheted lace. The pillow cover back is of antique European linen with an envelope closure. This pillow is one of a kind. Click on photos to enlarge and show detail.
Pillow cover includes new polyfill pillow insert.
14" x 14"