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Ivory Folding Fan, Italian (closed)

Ivory Folding Fan, Italian (closed)
4 0 c m
actual image size: 14cm x 32cm


double leaf of paper, painted in bodycolour and gilt, sticks and guards of pierced, fretted, carved, painted and gilt ivory, the piercing of the guards backed with blue silk, and the head strengthened with tortoiseshell, length (guards) 28.8cm, width (leaf) 52cm, circa 1750-1760.

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Folding Fan

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