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fabulously french...

I think that these panels meet the criteria for being "fabulously french".

There are 4 matching panels, 3 are in excellent condition and one has a small tear that requires mending. They are made from a material which is a silk/cotton mix and date back to the late 19th century.

I adore them and think they would look great framed, used as curtains on a door or on the doors of an old armoire.

The price for all 4 panels is 100 euros + postage.

Dimensions: 53" L x 21 "W

Please email if you are interested or have any questions.

I am now off to photograph a very old and also heavy silk pelmet complete with passementerie that has come direct from a local Chateau. Not as easy as it may sound as it is a very large and heavy piece.

A tres bientot mes amies, Leeann x


  1. These panels are quite beautiful!


  2. If they were big enough, I would make a kimono with these!

  3. They are definitely fabulously French - they remind me of the glass etchings I saw on some of the buildings in Paris

  4. Love them! But I'm really looking forward to seeing that pelmet. *winks* Vanna

  5. These panels are just gorgeous, Leeann! What a most wonderful find.

  6. Love these. Not a bad price either.


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Bonjour from a sunny but chilly SW France,

Hope that you had a nice weekend. We spent yesterday afternoon at a furniture auction but I will tell you more about that later in the week.

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{photo from here}
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