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Woman in a landscape: M.151-2015

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Woman in a landscape

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

Entities

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Description

Chinoiserie folding fan, depicting a woman in a landscape with peony and butterly.
Paper leaf with hand coloured etching with stamped decoupe work, on plain wood sticks and painted bone guards.

Notes

History note: Lennox Boyd Estate. Christie's no. 285

Legal notes

Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of inheritance tax from the Lennox Boyd Estate

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2015-04-27) by H.M. Government

Dating

18th century
Production date: circa AD 1740

School or Style

Chinoiserie

Components of the work

Leaf composed of paper
Sticks composed of wood
Guards composed of bone

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.151-2015
Primary reference Number: 204716
Sale number: 285
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Audit data

Created: Friday 24 July 2015 Updated: Wednesday 15 May 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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