I have travelled for many years to all parts of France. My collection of antique & vintage textiles have become rather large. Now to down size my collection to release space in my linen cupboard for my most used textiles.Many of these wonderful textiles: Lace Crochet Toile Ticking Filet Panels Tambour Lace. Are in lovely "cared for" condition. Several textiles stored for many yeas & others unused. I will be listing such textiles over the coming months, in the hope of passing them on to a new life.
To admire & treasure for many years to come. Please do feel welcome to call back to view my wonderful antique & vintage textile collection. EXQUISITE ANTIQUE FRENCH BABY CHRISTENING GOWN / ROBE. The most exquisite original antique French quality baby Christening gown. Constructed from 100% medium weight, cotton textile in a bright white colour.
The entire length, to the front of this gown, has the most stunning worked panel.. Featuring beautiful broderie anglais lacework with dainty pin-tucks. Further detailing a gorgeous broderie anglais scallop trim to both edges. Of the stunning detailed central panel.The deep broderie anglais work to the hem line, continues to the back hem line. Beautifully finished with hand worked delicate Duchess lace. To the edges of the neckline arm caps.
The arm caps have a lovely ruched detailing to the tops. To the back of this gorgeous gown has dainty open jours with fine thong fastening ties.
To the nape & at the lower, gathered bodice. Other than a small name signature to the cotton at the back (picture 11)....
Nearly missed as not at all noticeable in the folds of the fabric! Beautifully clean, lightly starched & pressed... Fresh & ready to use. Please see all pictures using the image zoom option to appreciate the lovely detail. & condition of this exquisite antique French textile.Under arm: 25.5cm (10") = 20" all round. Length: 96 cm (38") or 3ft 2". Many other antique French Christening gowns, petticoats, linens & lace... All available by separate auctions.
Please feel very welcome to see other designaworld auctions. Comes from a very clean, smoke free home. Please take a look at my other auctions.
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Thank you for your attention to the terms. The item "Exquisite Antique French Baby Christening Gown Broderies richelieu inclusion" is in sale since Saturday, May 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Linens". The seller is "designaworld" and is located in Charnwood Forest. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile.