Flowers & Gold Vintage D Porthault Beauvais Embroidery Placemat Setting for 12

Breathtaking beautiful, incredibly rare.

Vintage 24pc lawn linen placemat setting for 12. Hand embroidered in elaborate beauvais stitch, worked with gold thread. No labels, but created by D Porthault in the late 1960s (identified in a 1969 D Porthault catalogue). Stunning.

Excellent condition, gently used. Laundered, clean and bright, a few almost imperceptible discolorations. Minor – these look marvelous. 

Setting for 12;
12 placemats, 12.5 x 17 inches,

12 napkins, 19 x 20 inches.