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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 296

    A CHINESE FAN

    CHINESE FOR THE EUROPEAN MARKET, 1780S

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE FAN
    CHINESE FOR THE EUROPEAN MARKET, 1780S
    the leaf depicting a lady meeting a sage in an elegant garden, the ivory sticks pierced, carved and inlaid with mother of pearl
    10.25in. (26cm.)


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    Provenance

    Braddyll Family Collection, Conishead Priory, Cumbria