VINTAGE WALL HANGING | HEART WEDDING COUPLE
Well this solves the problem of what to get the couple who've got everything. This hand embroidered vintage suzani dates from the late Soviet Era, 1970-1980. Originating from Uzbekistan and heavily influenced by it's Russian occupation you can see the strength and power of this wedding couple.
Beautiful oriental design hand embroidered by artisanal kolkhozes (collective farms) to commemorate special events and holidays.
Suzani literally translates to “needlework” but commonly refers to silk-embroidered wall hangings.
Breaking all the rules of Islamic art regarding the representation of living beings this beautiful hand embroidered wall hanging depicts a loving couple within a love heart surrounded by traditional floral folk art motifs on a striking maroon backdrop.
W.A.Green, "How much love has gone into making this charming tapestry. Quite simply this wall hanging ticks all the romantic boxes".
ONE OF A KIND ORIGINAL VINTAGE PIECESize: 204 x 148cm
Material: Vintage condition hand embroidered cotton
Care: Specialist clean