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Chinese Export Folding Fan

Beautiful fan with gouache paintings on both sides.

Front: An elegant couple with playing children and their Nany in a tropical garden. Framed by a light blue bordure with golden ornaments.

Back: Bird sitting on a lotus flower, painted on gold, framed with white and pink lotus blossoms.

Leaf is made of paper with colourful gouache paintings on both sides. Fan´s skeleton is made of red lacquer , the sticks are decorated with two different shades of gold.

Span width: 51 cm

Date: Macao (?) around 1840/60

Very fine folding fan from South-East Asia in good condition.

€ 1.600,-