This Exquisite Original Hermes Silk Scarf....title: "Bissone de Venise" , 1988, designed by Annie Faivre, is just packed full of design, colors, and Fantasy!! A Brilliant Pink background with Dark Blue decorated Boats filled with early costumed travellers, and a Black Border.
I believe that the village of Bissone, on the banks of Lake Lugano, in Switzerland is being compared to the boating life of Venice! Bissone is on the banks of Lake Lugano.
Depicting Fantastical and well ornamented Boats with occupants enjoying the ride, also Hippocampus with and without wings, a Lion holding open a Book with a Latin inscription....it is just chock full of wonderful designs!!
This Scarf is in absolutely Excellent condition, never laundered and the rolled edge is perfect. The very faintest hint of a Parisian Perfume.... Size is 35" square
I am listing quite a few original Hermes Scarves that we just received from a collection...a few very early and rare designs! take a peek at the others!!