18th Cen Hand Painted Fan on Vellum with Ivory Sticks & Guard. Leather Box
This is an exquisite late 18th century (ca 1780) hand painted fan. The painting is done on vellum paper and ivory sticks & guards. With a total of 24 sticks. Size: 10.25 inches in length (closed) and 20 inches tip to tip (opened)
This comes is a custom full Morocco leather box with gilt rolled edges and double clasps.
Condition (fan): In very good condition but with restoration to guard.
Condition (box): In excellent condition with just a slight hint of wear.
An exceptional, early hand fan. A good addition to any collection.