This is a very rare antique handmade abstract figural quilt. It is completely embroidered by hand out of mixed materials. Some of the materials contain velour, cotton, linen, silk, etc. It is truly an exquisite piece of art and very well done. It has rich color and a beautiful composition.
It depicts many different stylized figures faces and lovely geometric. Shapes working together to create this wonderful piece of art. The embroidery is mounted to an ornate thick linen textiled quilt.The piece measures 81 inches by 50 inches, the. Embroidery alone measures 38 inches by 35 1/2 inches.
It displays wonderfully but has some silk areas that are fraying and some loss. The linen backing is newer than the embroidery and can be removed if desired. Thank you for visiting "Dusty Treasures " and please feel free to browse through. Which will be a charge of 7% due to New Jersey state law.Please make sure to look at all pictures very closely before purchasing, as most pieces in my shop are non refundable. Most items are antique or vintage and could have usual ware from age. If there is anything you are unsure about feel free to ask, i will be happy to answer any questions Thank you for visiting and hope to see you again real soon!!! The item "Large rare antique hand embroidered figural abstract needlepoint quilt tapestry" is in sale since Sunday, June 12, 2016.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Quilts\Completed Quilts". The seller is "michaelstacyart" and is located in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.