The Queen's "Brocade" Cushion cover
This collection is inspired by a brocaded lampas, decorated with flowers, ribbons and peacock feathers on a white background. It used to decorate Marie-Antoinette's bedroom in Versailles.
The room was restored to its original state on 6 October 1789 when the Queen left the Château for good.
The fabric, used for a set of summer furniture, was reconstituted according to the model woven in Lyons in 1786-1787, based on a design attributed to Jean François Bony.
72% Cotton, 25% viscose, 3% polyester
- Dimensions :
- 36 x 36 cm
- Museum :
- Musée des châteaux de Versailles et de Trianon
- Theme :
- Historical figures
- Art movements :
- Empire, 18th century