An unusual conundrum fan, the leaf painted in false cabriolet style with a narrow band with a medley of objects: a miniature of an eye, a locket with monogram CC, a vignette of a monkey riffling through a trunk of playing cards, a violin, a portrait of a young girl signed J.C.drawn and inv.t and dated February 8, 1791, and a black mask, a river landscape with a bridge, the lower band painted deep blue and decorated with gold spots, with ivory sticks - 11in. (28cm.), English, 1791 by a good amateur hand, probably J.C - in 18th century fan box stamped P.Margas

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An unusual conundrum fan, the leaf painted in false cabriolet style with a narrow band with a medley of objects: a miniature of an eye, a locket with monogram CC, a vignette of a monkey riffling through a trunk of playing cards, a violin, a portrait of a young girl signed J.C.drawn and inv.t and dated February 8, 1791, and a black mask, a river landscape with a bridge, the lower band painted deep blue and decorated with gold spots, with ivory sticks - 11in. (28cm.), English, 1791 by a good amateur hand, probably J.C - in 18th century fan box stamped P.Margas
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