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English folding fan with Venus and Adonis

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An image of Folding fan. Venus and Adonis. Unknown maker, English. Depicting Venus and Adonis. Paper leaf with hand coloured etching with gold and glitter, on pierced and fretted ivory sticks. Circa 1750. Acquisition Credit: Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of inheritance tax from the Lennox Boyd Estate.

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Folding fan. Venus and Adonis. Unknown maker, English. Depicting Venus and Adonis. Paper leaf with hand coloured etching with gold and glitter, on pierced and fretted ivory sticks. Circa 1750. Acquisition Credit: Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of inheritance tax from the Lennox Boyd Estate.

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  • Accession Number: M.127-2015
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/20.0
  • Focal length: 63
  • Camera: GFX 50S
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 768 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 111.40kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 20/1
  • Captured: 2018:11:26 04:38:11

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