Lot 52: Y GILT-DECORATED IVORY BRISÉ FAN LATE QING DYNASTY fan 29.5cm high
08 November 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
GILT-DECORATED IVORY BRISÉ FAN
LATE QING DYNASTY
consisting of 20 sticks held together by a ribbon, gilt-decorated on both sides with a peacock in a fenced garden with peony, bamboo and prunus, a group of cranes wading in a pond nearby, contained in a hinged Canton lacquer box decorated with figures on the cover and hand painted with exotic birds on the interior
fan 29.5cm high
- Good overall appearance-
- The ribbon connecting all the sticks is torn between two sticks, but intact in other areas
- Minimal wear to the gilt decoration
- Age signs and small chips along the edges of the wood box
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