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

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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.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890-1900
  • Period
    Late 19th Century
  • Condition
    Good. Some chips to the frame, minor stains to background paper.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
    Dimensions
    17.52 in. H x 15.75 in. W x 0.98 in. D
    45 cm H x 40 cm W x 3 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Antwerp, Belgium
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU109725668603
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Located in Antwerp, BE

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