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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 42

    A CONTINENTAL FAN

    18TH 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CONTINENTAL FAN
    18TH 19TH CENTURY
    the paper leaf painted with a scene from a play, showing a meeting in a forest between a lady and a Turk, the ivory sticks pierced and painted, the guardsticks pierced, carved and foiled
    10.5in. (26.6cm.)


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