Quilt No.438RC - Robert Constable

Robert Constable
Owner: 
Robert Constable
Location: 
VIC North East
Maker
Maker: 
Unknown
Made in
FRANCE
Date: 
1851 - 1880
Description: 
Hand embroidered pink silk quilt with white embroidery. Wide border of hand made lace thought to be French late 18th century. Cream silk backing and very thin padding.
2700 x 2400mm
History: 

The quilt was held by a family in England who brought it to Australia c.1950. It was acquired by the present owner from this family.

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