Asian Art

August 2126, 2021
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LOT 148

Lot 148

A Group of Fifteen Export Folding Fans, 19th Century and Later

A Group of Fifteen Export Folding Fans, 19th Century and Later
Lot 148 Details
A Group of Fifteen Export Folding Fans, 19th Century and Later

十九世纪及更晚 外销折扇及扇骨一组十五件

Consisting of a Canton export lacquer folding fan with gilt decorated lacquer case, a Japanese 'carp' fan with signature, a gilt wood folding fan, and a carved black lacquered wood fan frame; together with seven folding fans with ivory frames and three with wood frames
largest width 24.2 in — 61.5 cm

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $144
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Hamilton Private Collection


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LOT 148

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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