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The Fan Collection(#5FAN) 27/06/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 2000 of 184: An Early 18th Century Printed Fan, mounted on slender dark wooden sticks, the upper guards being carved and decorated with shells, these being painted in dark colours against gold, complementing the shades on the hand coloured sections on the double paper leaf. The depiction of Venus arriving in her chariot to be greeted by Mars, the chariot drawn by a pair of white doves and carrying Cupid to the prow, his bow drawn ready to strike Mars on arrival. A water nymph reclines on the riverbank to wat

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Sold For:£50
Estimate: £80 - £150

The Fan Collection(#5FAN)  27/06/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed