Hungarian vintage indigo cushion. From a length of antique fabric and sourced locally. A popular form of Hungarian folk art, blue-dye (kekfestes), or resist indigo dyed fabric, is also a very specialised craft. Blue-dyeing was originally brought to Hungary by German immigrants who came to resettle the southwestern parts of the country after the Ottoman occupation ended.
Dimensions: 40cms x 70 cms, includes feather pad