Cherubs & Romance Antique Madeira Embroidery 24pc Placemat Setting for 12
Love scenes and cherubs in neoclassical settings, with an elaborate honeycomb background. Hand embroidered in Madeira. A rare and gorgeous set.
Part of the "Romance Series", designed in the 1930s by Herman Klein of Imperial Linens. Superb imagery, and the finest hand work.
There are four different scenes in this set, 3 mats of each. The napkins are extra fancy – shield shaped with a double hem, embellished with appliqué scrolls and leaves.
Excellent condition, gently used. Hand laundered, bright and clean. We only note a few frays at the edges, minor. This set is incredible.12 placemats, 14.5 x 19.5 inches;
12 napkins, 18.5 x 18.5 inches.