London, South Kensington
15 March 2005
A mourning fan, the leaf painted naively en grisaille with haymaking, a river with a steep bridge, a church, stags in a park, a fountain, fishermen, figures punting and a ship beyond, inscribed in a contemporary hand my der Hariot Roberts ?Painton and in pencil Hariet Fairfax ? Mickedorf, with bamboo sticks, with ebony guardsticks cloute with mother of pearl --11in. English, circa 1720
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