London, South Kensington
16 February 2006
A CANTON FAN
the leaf painted with figures on terraces and a procession, their faces of ivory, their clothes of silk, the ivory sticks carved and pierced with figures and buildings, the guardsticks carved in high relief with monogram 'AC',--12in. (30.5cm), circa 1850, in Perspex case
Princess Elizabeth Bibesco.
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