Rare Vintage Save Versailles Map Scarf Special Edition 1953
Rare Vintage “Save Versailles” Map Scarf, Special Edition 1953
This is a rare special edition scarf featuring Blondel La Rougery’s map of the one of the world’s most visited palaces, Chateau de Versailles. It was edited in 1953 “Pour Sauver Versailles” by the Friends of Versailles .
It’s in fine cotton lawn, possibly a cotton-silk mix (no composition label). The print is in fresh colours with lavish detail, complete with vignettes of costumed figures here and there. Machine stitched hems.
It measures 31½ inches / 80cm square.
In good vintage condition. There are a couple of pinholes and a faint mark near Le Roi Soleil.
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