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Blackborne Collection - Part 2(#2FAN) 25/07/2018 10:00 AM BST Closed

Lot 318 of 194: A Slender 18th Century Ivory Fan, circa 1740, the monture decorated with straw, the double leaf an engraved mythological scene of Europa being abducted by a white bull (Zeus), by sea to Crete. Cupid fires his bow and arrow to the right of the scene. The simple verso depicts moths and a dragonfly. Both guards bear the same decoration of flowers, carved and painted, and overlaid straw panels which resemble columns. The gorge sticks are similarly decorated, but on the verso are more simple, plain i

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Sold For:£3,800
Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Blackborne Collection - Part 2(#2FAN)  25/07/2018 10:00 AM BST  Closed