No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VA… Read more
A fan leaf, with a central stipple engraving of Britannia sitting by a flaming heart inscribed The Heart of the Nation, a woman holding a cornucopia with packages nearby and a ship in the distance and two putti and an angelic figure crowning a bust with a laurel wreath, probably Louis XVI, the reserves with mermaids, putti, sphinxes and crowned canopies monogrammed GR, printed by A P Birman, London, May 13th 1792--20in. (51cm.) wide, in verre églomisé mount, framed

Details
A fan leaf, with a central stipple engraving of Britannia sitting by a flaming heart inscribed The Heart of the Nation, a woman holding a cornucopia with packages nearby and a ship in the distance and two putti and an angelic figure crowning a bust with a laurel wreath, probably Louis XVI, the reserves with mermaids, putti, sphinxes and crowned canopies monogrammed GR, printed by A P Birman, London, May 13th 1792--20in. (51cm.) wide, in verre églomisé mount, framed
Special notice

No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
;

More from Fine European Needlework, Costume, Textiles and Fans

View All
View All