Chinese Export Hand Fan, circa 1840, cut and shaped decorated lacquered ribs with figures in a garden scene on both sides; the paper fan with 15 figures on each side having applied textile garments and ivory painted faces, all on a watercolor terrace and outdoor scene in custom gilt frame.
Fan 11 in. x 20 in. Overall 16 in. x 25 in.
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