Fan with carved, pierced and painted ivory sticks; the guards set with rubies.

The double vellum leaf is painted on the recto in a manner concurrent with Italian fan painting. The groupings of figures represent the four seasons.


  • Title: The Four Seasons
  • Date Created: circa 1755
  • Location: England (possibly Italy for the leaf)
  • Physical Dimensions: 29 cm
  • Type: Fan
  • Medium: Ivory, rubies, vellum, paint

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