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The Beaux Stratagem: M.458 & A-2015

Object information

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Titles

The Beaux Stratagem

Maker(s)

Maker: Löschenkohl, Johann Hieronymus

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Description

Folding fan, depicting Cupid instructing eight fashionable ladies in the art of love.
Hand coloured etching, on bone sticks.
With shagreen case.

Notes

History note: Lennox Boyd Estate. Christie's no. 2049

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 1780

Components of the work

Sticks composed of bone
Case composed of shagreen
Leaf

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.458 & A-2015
Primary reference Number: 205037
Sale number: 2049
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 4 August 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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