Tea Party Garland
ime for a tea party!
Artwork is via the generous open access program at the Metropolitan Museum in New York.
Anonymous French 19th century illustrations ca. 1825-50
Watercolour, pen and ink.
Each image is digitally printed onto organic cotton sateen, cut into little flags with a raw and stitched edge and sewn into a flag garland. . Hand made in Australia.
Total length 1m/3.3 ft
The images are in the public domain and are all sourced from the generous open access schemes from various wonderful museums. This is an excellent initiative that opens up so many beautiful images to be seen and enjoyed again.