Lot 42
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TWO TORTOISESHELL FANS, FRENCH, LATE 19TH CENTURY | Two tortoiseshell fans, French, late 19th century

1,500 - 2,500 GBP
1,875 GBP
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the first with guard applied in paste and gilt with crowned monogram M, the sticks pierced and gilded over mother of pearl with trophies and bucolic lovers, the paper leaf painted with an animated May day celebration, signed: Camille; and a smaller example with pierced and gilded sticks and guards, the spangled silk leaf painted with a proposal between trophies and scrollwork, signed: Donzel