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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 40

    VENUS AND MARS, A FAN

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    VENUS AND MARS, A FAN
    18TH CENTURY
    the leaf painted with an elaborately detailed scene of Venus at her Toilette, the verso showing her in armour, the ivory sticks painted, gilt, and inlaid with mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell dolphins and scrolls
    11.5in. (29cm.)


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