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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 90

    AN IVORY FAN

    C. 1770S

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN IVORY FAN
    C. 1770s
    the leaf painted with figures, possibly Venus and her amoretto with an archer, the ivory sticks pierced and painted with a chinoiserie scene and bunches of fruit to two rectangular cartouches, and with blue-and-white landscape scenes to smaller cartouches
    10.25in. (26cm.)


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