Gazette Drouot logo print
Lot n° 22

Les mots doux, circa 1700 Broken ivory fan, finely...

Estimate :
Subscribers only

Les mots doux, circa 1700 Broken ivory fan, finely cut and painted with a gallant scene in a central cartel. The young man is dressed as a Santiago de Compostela pilgrim. Small Chinese-style cartels adorn the sides and throat. On the reverse, the motifs on the face are repeated in black line. The plumes are carved with flowering baskets and flaming hearts. Height 21 cm (wear, accidents, restorations)