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French 3D "Carnivet" Cut Paper Flowers and Urn in the Original Gilt Shadow Box


A fine example of the French Folk Art of carnivet paper cutting, painting and assembling. So many examples of this art are religious in nature; making this decorative floral still life an unusual and especially decorative example of this time consuming art. Retaining the original frame and glass, this is a collector or decorators dream.


  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    circa 1890-1900
  • Period
  • Condition
    Good. some chips to the frame, minor stains to background paper.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 17.52 in. x W 15.75 in. x D 0.99 in.

    H 44.5 cm x W 40 cm x D 2.5 cm

  • Seller location
    Antwerp, BE
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