• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5919

    Christie's Interiors

    8 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 278

    A FAN

    CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FAN
    CIRCA 1900
    ivory carved sticks, leaf painted with cherubs and a couple in 18th century dress
    11.5in. (29cm.)
    Signed: Alexandre on the reverse, with indistinct signature on the front


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