Fans · 18th Century Fans · Dutch Signed and Dated 1786

 


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Origin: Holland

Date: 1786

This fan is made of carved and pierced ivory sticks and a single handpainted vellum leaf mounted à l'anglaise. The sticks are silvered gilded and show musical instruments. The front of the leaf is handpainted with a typical Dutch landscape in the centre, various fruits on the right side and flowers on the left side, all in pastel colours. The reverse is handpainted with flowers in blue and bears a monogram "CG" and a date "1786". 

Length: 10.75" (27.5 cm) Width: 20" (51 cm)

Condition: Very good, with some tarnishing and loss of the applied silver and gold foil on the sticks, a very old and good repair of on upper stick and some light coloured (water?) stains on the far right side (front) (see photos).

Price: £210         

(including packaging & shipping via Registered, Insured & Tracked Airmail)

 

If you are interested in purchasing this fan please contact us via email at service@madaboutfans.com.