Giltwood, glass and wool
610 mm (Width); 810 mm (L)Order this image
Berrington Hall, Herefordshire (Accredited Museum)
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This giltwood embroidered fire screen is one of a number of collection objects that can be seen at Berrington which previously belonged to the Comte de Flahaut who was the son of the French diplomat Talleyrand and became Aide-de-Camp to the Emperor Napoleon and later French ambassador to London.
Embroidered fire screen panel in a giltwood frame. The embroidery is worked in polychrome silks, metal threads and chenille on an undyed linen ground.