Ravishing Chinoiserie Devore silk velvet long shawl labelled Liberty and dating to the first quarter of the 20th century. Radiant and luminous with lovely drape and hand, design elements reflecting the Aesthetic Period fascination with all things “Oriental” with the symbols most often found on Chinese court robes, waves, clouds and foo dogs. Excellent condition, rare pattern. Wearable and collection worthy.
Measures 86″ long by 34″ wide.