A gorgeous folding hand fan. Ornately pierced sticks and guards. Openwork with with goldish and silver inlaid details.
The leaf is double sided hand overpainted lithograhs depicting courting scenes.
In general good condition, one stick seems to be from another fan. See detailed pictures.
France or Italy circa 1820.
- Continental folding fan
- Pierced mother of pearl, overpainted lithographed paper leaf on both faces
- Estimated Period
- 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes