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Victory Crowning France: M.442-2015

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Victory Crowning France


Maker: Unknown




Folding fan with 'La Victoire couronnant France'. Victory crowning France, with encampments in the countryside.
Stipple engraving in brown, on wooden sticks with bone filet.


History note: Lennox Boyd Estate. Christie's no. 2017

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


18th Century
Production date: circa AD 1795

Components of the work

Sticks composed of wood
Filet composed of bone

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.442-2015
Primary reference Number: 205021
Sale number: 2017
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 4 August 2015 Updated: Wednesday 15 May 2019 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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