The horn player, circa 1700
Folded fan, the sheet of skin painted on a brown background of a hunting starter. A rider sounds the horn on the left followed by a troop and dogs. He joins a group sitting in the shade of a tree. The composition opens to a perspective with a running deer.
Reverse side painted with cut flowers on a brown background including roses and tulips.
Ivory* frame decorated with birds in silver quilting. Carved and engraved plumes of flowers and a character.
H.t. 26 cm-H.F. 15 cm (accidents, important restorations)
Gross weight : 53.2g.
Provenance: former collection of Michel Maignan.