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

Lot 2039 of 184: A Rare and Very Early Chinese Ivory Fan, the guards painted in the Imari porcelain style, the gorge sticks simply carved and pierced. The double paper leaf is painted in strong shades of red, blue and green with a central depiction of a European couple amongst flowers and foliage, the gentleman offering a drink to his lady whilst holding her hand, a small dog in the background. The verso presents a mirror image. Most unusually the leaf is cut out at intervals in order to insert panels of mica. T

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Sold For:£2,200
Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

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