The more pale blue is the accurate tone! I have matching pieces, to view the others in this collection, simply search my store for " blue Aubusson " This lovely textile is an old Antique French chair or seat cover dating from the late 18th or early 19th century.A gorgeous, but time worn little tapestry with a beautiful is the MOST beautiful tone of blue!!! Like a faded denim blue, so so so gorgeous!
The hand woven design was made from wool fabric on hemp threads, and there is likely wool and maybe some cotton Gorgeous aged and muted tones! If you look at the backside of this textile, you get an idea of just how vibrant and colorful this textile would have been in is heyday!
There are many spots on this textile where the warp threads have voids, leaving the weft to hang loosely, especially in the central vignette Due to the extent of the thread loss on this piece it is only ideal for framing for display, study, or design inspiration! MEASUREMENTS: This textile measures approximately 28 by 28inches CONDITION : This textile is in as found condition. This textile has many voids in the weaving, giving a threadbare look in many spots please use the zoom feature to view the exact condition! This textile is ideal for some and not right for others, I LOVE these old pieces framed, they add to much charm to any period interior! All condition reflected in the price!