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Item Details

Fine & Decorative Art

June 26 - June 27, 2014

Lot #149
DepartmentFans
Sold For$100.00(hammer price)
 $118.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJune 27, 2014

Description

PAPER AND BONE FOLDING FAN Italian, 18th Century
Six hand-painted reserves of vases and flowers interspersed with flag-draped tombstones (?) flank a central cartouche over which is applied a lithograph of a classical lady making a wreath. Simple and narrow bone sticks (14). Spliced simple bone guards. Length 10.5.
Ex Collection: Virginia W. Damon."

Condition

Some losses to paper leaf and some discoloration to bone guards.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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