Vintage Hermes Silk Scarf Jumping Soft Sage Colorway
Jumping by Philippe Ledoux was first issued in 1971. This is, in my opinion, an atypical design for Ledoux, as the riders and horses are over-sized and almost float in the air, against a "blank" background. This is more characteristic of Grygkar's designs. But by doing so, Ledoux shows off his exquisite skills as an illustrator and creates a scarf with extreme detail and drama. A truly stunning scarf.
Soft muted sage green sets the stage for riders with mint jackets and sky blue cocardes...
Read about the accomplished artist behind this carre, Philippe Ledoux, on my blog by following the link provided