All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1210900 (stock #2050)
Dorothy Berry Chinese Textiles
A very finely pierced ivory brise fan with paper leaf delicately painted in the the design of flowers and leaves.The ivory guard sticks are intricately carved with carved garden scenes including pavilions,willow trees,blossom and distant mountains. This fan is carved and painted on both sides. Made in China for the European export market,c 1780. The spines and painting are in fine condition but there is one area of separation at the join of the fan to the painting. Mounted in a persp...