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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 13

    AN CANTON IVORY BRISÉ FAN

    CHINESE, C. 1790

    Price Realised  

    AN CANTON IVORY BRISÉ FAN
    CHINESE, C. 1790
    the sticks pierced and carved with three escutcheons, the central one shield-shaped with monogram 'G', the guardsticks deeply carved
    10.5in. (26.6cm)


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    Provenance

    By repute, Lady Emily Graves.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY


    Post Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES