Art Nouveau Embroidered Fan Leaf

Art Nouveau Embroidered Fan Leaf

Code: 10075


W: 42.5cm (16.7")L: 24cm (9.4")


An Art Nouveau embroidered uncut fan leaf on a cream silk satin ground dating from early 20th century. Floss silk embroidery depicts a central winged cherub seated on a large Nigella flower ('love-in-a-mist'), flanked either side by sprays of Nigella and hearts encircled with thorns. Beautiful bright colours in excellent condition.