An ivory painted-feather fan, made for export, 19th century
Lot 6037Y
A reticulated export ivory and painted feather fan 19th century
Sold for US$ 2,074 inc. premium
Auction Details
A reticulated export ivory and painted feather fan 19th century A reticulated export ivory and painted feather fan 19th century
Lot Details
Property from Various Owners
A reticulated export ivory and painted feather fan
19th century
The exterior guards intricately undercut with vertical garden scenes with pavilions framing figures and flowers, the interior sticks thinly sectioned and also reticulated with figure scenes below the attached feathers painted in brilliantly hued opaque colors with birds and flowers (wear to painted decoration and feathers, sections reglued).
9 1/2in (24cm) height of exterior ivory sticks
Activities
Lot symbols
Contacts
  1. Angela Lee
    Auction Administration - Asian Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    220 San Bruno Avenue
    San Francisco, 94103
    United States
    Work +1 415 503 3358
    FaxFax: +1 415 503 3300