1 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 625
GBP 500 - GBP 1,000
A ROYAL FAN, SIGNED 'JE SAUVAGE'
the vellum leaf painted with a scene of three ladies and putti in a glade recto, and the monogram 'LJ' beneath a coronet verso, the sticks mother-of-pearl, the pin set with a clear stone
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