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Intricate Canivet or Nun cut Cutwork, with decorations on both sides. ..c1780s
 Intricate Canivet or Nun cut Cutwork, with decorations on both sides. ..c1780s


 
Price: $400.00

Product Code: 26201012

Description
 
A 4 1/4" x 2 3/4"  intricate and delicate cutwork presumably from France, created by nuns in the 1780s or 1790s.  Note the razor slits and pinprick at base. Watercolor decoration with  AB or NB seated on a green grass with flowers above.  The reverse has the Eye of Providence above a Flaming Heart atop the landscape.  Intended to foster good will. .