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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 89

    A FAN, THE PAPER LEAF PAINTED WITH VIGNETTES

    EUROPEAN, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FAN, THE PAPER LEAF PAINTED WITH VIGNETTES
    EUROPEAN, 18TH CENTURY
    the leaf finely pierced and painted to form a lattice surrounding four vignettes including a slave boy at a picnic table, a musician, and two of elegant figures, the ivory sticks foiled, pierced and painted
    11in. (28cm.)


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