Online Exhibition - Cantonese Shawls - Alphabetically: A-Z

Amazingly crafted embroidery that creates the same visual on both the front and the back.
Made in Canton China, traded through Manila and sold in Spain these shawls go by various names with Manila Manton being the most commonly used name.
The wovensouls collection focus is on figurative pieces that showcase not just the incredible craft but also glimpses of the culture of the creators in China from the late 1800s to the mid 1900s.
Some are for available for acquisition

Most of the artworks offered have significant age and have lived a hearty life participating in the lives lived a long time ago. Signs of usage are therefore likely to be present in the form of missing bits, minor stains, tears, repairs, thread loss, discoloration, holes etc. If 'perfect' condition is important to you please ask for a detailed condition report prior to purchase.

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