We are pleased to offer for your buying consideration is an absolutely MAGNIFICENT PAIR OF ANTIQUE FRENCH MINIATURE EMBROIDERED SILK FOLDING DOLL SCREENS!
In the next few weeks we will be selecting several wonderful items from our shop inventory and offering them at SUBSTANTIALLY DISCOUNTED prices such as the fabulous pair of antique French doll screens featured here, so if there is a particular item you are interested in, PLEASE ASK to see if we will be listing them with this SPECIAL DISCOUNT!
This RARE PAIR of miniature screens are circa early 1900's FRENCH VICTORIAN and were purchased directly from PARIS, FRANCE, making the absolute PERFECT ACCESSORY ITEM to showcase your favorite Poupee or small Bebe and a wonderful backdrop display for dolls!
The set came as a pair, although one is slightly larger than another; the bigger one measures 13 3/4" tall in the center, and a total of 19 1/2" wide, with the center panel measuring 8" wide and side panels measuring 5 1/2" wide, and the smaller screen measuring 13" tall and a total of 18 3/4" wide, with the center panel measuring 7 3/4" wide and side panels measuring 5 1/4" across! They are each made of a beautiful regal shade of GOLD SILK which is covering a padded thick cardboard frame, and each panel has gorgeous HAND EMBROIDERED floral embellishments in delicate pastel colors!
Each screen is SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT, with the larger one a slightly brighter gold in color, with silk BRAIDED TRIM embellishing the curved top of the screen, and the smaller one a slightly darker gold in color, with METALLIC BRAID trim on both the sides and curved top! The embroidery work on each panel is completely HAND FASHIONED and each one is different, with BEAUTIFUL BOUQUETS of French flowers decorating both center and front panels! The back of each screen is lined with BEAUTIFUL SILK fabric; the larger in a darker SILVER GRAY color (separation at the seams) and the smaller in WHITE SILK colored fabric! The are in overall EXCELLENT CONDITION with little wear except where noted to the back of one screen, and will be DISPLAY READY for even the most SEASONED COLLECTION!
We have shown it being modeled for scale purposes with our 13" antique French Fashion doll, who is the PERFECT SIZE for this wonderful miniature, along with an antique miniature French faux bamboo doll cupboard to show you how AMAZING these screens would look displayed in a MINIATURE VIGNETTE-----doesn't YOUR favorite Poupee or small Bebe deserve this lovely piece in her salon?
This MAGNIFICENT SET OF ANTIQUE FRENCH VICTORIAN MINIATURE EMBROIDERED SILK FOLDING DOLL SCREENS is being offered with a SPECIAL SALE price on Ruby Lane for your buying consideration-------a SPECTACULAR and RARE PAIR!
Please note that any doll or accessory items used for display are not included in this offering, unless otherwise specified.
As always, THANK YOU for visiting our shop!