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Lot 4016 of 235: Grand Tour Fan, circa 1776, (note date to right hand side of leaf), depicting the Bay of Naples and Vesuvius by day in the central panel and by night in the smaller panel to the right. Between these two scenes is a poem in Italian. To the left, a musical score accompanies a verse in Italian. The double skin leaf, mounted on ivory, has a trompe l'oeil design of a striped ribbon, which is repeated on the verso, surrounding a closer image of Vesuvius. The carved guards both feature the same chinois

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Sold For:£750
Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Fans and Fancies - Online Only(#7FAN)  27/05/2020 10:30 AM GMT+1  Closed