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The Fan Collection(#6FAN) 11/10/2019 10:30 AM BST Closed

Lot 2027 of 223: The Rape of the Sabine Women: A Good Late 17th or Early 18th Century Wood Fan, the guards lacquered and inset with mother-of-pearl. The single vellum leaf, mounted à l'Anglaise, shows the abduction of the Sabine women, a known legend from the early history of Rome. The verso is plain. The Romans invited the inhabitants of nearby settlements to a festival, at which Roman soldiers abducted the Sabine women

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Sold For:£1,400
Estimate: £500 - £700

The Fan Collection(#6FAN)  11/10/2019 10:30 AM BST  Closed