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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 209

    A GRAND TOUR FAN

    ITALIAN, C. 1780-1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GRAND TOUR FAN
    ITALIAN, C. 1780-1800
    the kid leaf painted with views of the Parthenon, the Temple of Saturn and the Temple of Antoninus and Faustina, the arrow shaped ivory sticks pierced, the guards foiled, in original pink card box
    11in. (28cm.)


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    Provenance

    Braddyll Family Collection, Conishead Priory, Cumbria.