Property of a Private West Coast Collector
A French fan with painted silk leaf applied with sequins and gold threads
third quarter 18th century
Depicting reserves enclosing lovers and Cupids against a ground decorator with trophies, banners and flowers on a pierced silvered and gilt foil ivory sticks and guards with mother-of-pearl rivets, includes leather box with label for Ernest Kees, 46 Rue Poissonniere, au coin du Boulevard Bonne Nouvelle.
length 10 1/4 inches