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Block printed Cotton Quilt French 18th Century


Code: 11381


W: 220cm (86.6")H: 230cm (90.6")

Wonderful late 18th century French quilt, a coarsely woven cotton block printed with a design of water lilies surrounded by saffron yellow and white furling leaves with scattered smaller flower heads on a terracota red ground.With lovely details in the use of picotage on the flowers.Likely from a Beautiran, near Bordeaux manufacturer.

The reverse a Turkey red cotton

In good overall condition with scattered worn places and some spilts.