French 19th Century Aubusson Cartoon with Floral Decor Surrounding a Cherub

A French Aubusson cartoon painting from the 19th century, with floral decor surrounding a cherub populated cartouche. Created to be used as a model to weave a tapestry in the Aubusson manufacture located in central France, this framed oil painting depicts a Rococo style cartouche surrounding a central grisaille style cherub. The ensemble is highlighted by an abundant décor of colorful flowers, so exquisitely depicted that one can even imagine detecting their scent. Secured in a carved frame, this 19th century Aubusson cartoon will enliven any wall beautifully, perhaps hung above a commode, console table or credenza.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 34 1/2" W x 42" H
Inventory Number: F36
Price: $4,950
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