This is a beautiful original mid 19th century French hand painted gouache design or cartoon on heavy paper and dated 1866,  It came from Lyon, a super hand painted 19th century design for reference, it would look great framed.

It measures about 15" by 11" or 38 cm by 28 cm. This was a working design, so there may be some signs of wear & tear commensurate with age & use, with possibly some creases, tears, patination, marks, please see photos for individual condition.
This design was found folded, see photos and will be sent flat.

19th Century Antique Hand Painted French Taffeta Design