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Swag valance gathered intermitantly w/ rosettes of red and white copper plate cotton w/ linen backing of scenes of "Louis XVI restaurateur de la Libertie" w/ central image of seated Louis XVI in Roman armour w/ lion at his feet welcoming "Liberty" accompanied by Mars & Minerva, next to him is woman holding a cap of liberty on the end of a pine--to the right are a "citizen" and Mercury--above is a cartouche w/ 2 men plowing, w/ other smaller scenes around this motif.
toile (textile material)
X stitch at back juncture of copper plate panel w/ plain linen panel: ""T""
Louis XVI, King of France, 1754-1793
26 x 260 (HxW) (inches)