Vintage 1930 Tony Sarg Tablecloth British American Colonial Folk Art Signed Excellent Extremely Rare. In excellent condition, this fabulous Tony Sarg vintage tablecloth features a rich display of British American colonial folk art scenes depicting colonial life and leisure in spectacular colors of tangerine orange, golden yellow, kelly green and black.
Center medallion features a smiling sun surrounded by images of hunters, farmers, families, soldiers, coach and coachmen, horses, dogs, pigs, and various other characters and animals. The borders present a veritable visual storybook of Colonial life with scenes of hunters pursuing game, families out on a stroll, couples toasting drinks, affluent folks in horse drawn carriages, noble men and women gathered at an elegant colonial meal, soldiers on their horses, musicians playing music with gusto while couples dance. All over the tablecloth, there are graphics of flowers, leaves, wreaths, and other iconic period decorations that are quintessentially Tony Sarg. Delightful graphics in bold, vivid color handprinted on crisp linen.Signed by Tony Sarg and retains the cloth "Linens by Dervan" tag on the back. Clean and ready for use or gifting. The colors are bold and vivid as the day they were printed. The linen is clean and crisp with original sizing. This is a very rare piece, extremely hard to find, specially in the condition offered. FABRIC: Crisp Linen, 2 sides selvage, 2 sides hemmed, signed Tony Sarg and retains the "Linens by Dervan" cloth tag as photographed. HOLES, TEARS, WEAK AREAS: none.
SPOTS, MARKS, STAINS: a few light spots that are are well camouflaged in the design, mentioned for completeness only as it does not detract. Please view the many images provided above, there is so much to see and appreciate in this collectible tablecloth!
Our linens come to you clean and ready to be displayed, beautifully presented in acid-free tissue for Fine Linens. Items are pictured and described honestly. If purchasing multiple items please wait for combined invoice. The item "Vtg 1930 TONY SARG Tablecloth AMERICANA COLONIAL FOLK ART HUNT HORSE SIGNED RARE" is in sale since Tuesday, July 9, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Linens & Textiles (1930-Now)\Table Linens\Tablecloths". The seller is "hamiltonhandcraft" and is located in Piedmont, California. This item can be shipped to United States.