The fruit merchant, 18th century
Folded fan, the skin sheet lined with paper, and painted with gouache of a congregation playing music in the garden. A small merchant presents himself with a basket full of fruit.
Reverse side painted with flowers. Europe, 18th century
Ivory frame* finely pierced with cartel and geometric motifs. The plumes are decorated with pavilions. China, 18th century.
H.t. 27.5 cm-H.F. 14.5 cm (restorations, stains, and accidents)
Gross weight: 52.6 g.