Beautiful fan made of perforated bone and gouache paper around 1835 - France.
Wands with gold and polychrome vegetal decoration. Illuminated paper sheet decorated with medieval scenes of chivalry or chivalrous combat or characters on a gold background in reserve on a background of insects and frieze of plants, bears the initials AB in the center of the decoration on a gold background in a crown of flowers.
The central cartouche is signed CL and dated 8bre 183(5?)
On the reverse side a gallant scene on a gold background is in reserve on a cream background decorated with vegetal friezes
Restorations and small tears to the leaf, a broken strand
H: 28 cm.