Fans & Finery

You can bid in the room, leave commission bids, book a telephone line, or access the auction via one of five online bidding platforms. Auction begins 1pm. During viewing Mary Cooper, Consultant at Kinghams, will be hosting a fan exhibition from a private collection spanning the period of the 17th to 20th Century. This will include painted, printed and feather examples, some reflecting historical events, others relating to fashion and society. All are rare examples and illustrate the change in subject, size and materials used throughout the centuries. Admission is free to all.

Thursday 21st October

Viewing Times:

Tuesday 19 October, 10.00am-5.00pm

Wednesday 20 October, 10.00am-5.00pm

Thursday 21 October, 10.00am until start of sale at 1.00pm

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  • Lot Number: 1

    An elegant mid-18th century bone fan, the monture carved ...

    Sold for: £80

  • Lot Number: 2

    An 18th century extended fan leaf mounted on wood, a Fren...

    Estimate: £200 - £300

  • Lot Number: 3

    The Lady's Adviser, Physician and Moralist: or Half an Ho...

    Sold for: £550

  • Lot Number: 4

    Vive La Bagatelle, an original 18th century unframed and ...

    Sold for: £140

  • Lot Number: 5

    An 18th century extended fan leaf mounted on wood, showin...

    Estimate: £200 - £300

  • Lot Number: 6

    A mid to late 18th century decoup? fan, the paper leaf mo...

    Sold for: £160

  • Lot Number: 7

    A vibrantly painted gorge section of an 18th century ivor...

    Sold for: £80

  • Lot Number: 8

    Moses striking the Rock: An 18th century vellum fan, the ...

    Estimate: £300 - £500

  • Lot Number: 9

    A French revolutionary period hand coloured fan entitled ...

    Sold for: £170

  • Lot Number: 10

    A final quarter 18th century Mother of Pearl fan, the mon...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 11

    A slender 18th century fan with Mother of Pearl monture, ...

    Estimate: £80 - £120

  • Lot Number: 12

    Damaged 18th/19th/ and 20th c fans and parts for repairs,...

    Sold for: £130

  • Lot Number: 13

    A late 18th century Conundrum fan, dated 1791, the simple...

    Sold for: £300

  • Lot Number: 14

    A slender 18th century ivory fan with sea green silk leaf...

    Estimate: £200 - £400

  • Lot Number: 15

    The Peninsular war: El 10 de Marzo de 1808, an original, ...

    Estimate: £200 - £300

  • Lot Number: 16

    A small c 1820?s printed fan, the double paper leaf mount...

    Sold for: £130

  • Lot Number: 17

    Military fans: Two fans produced in France, both with sim...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 18

    An unmounted and unused fan leaf on a Military theme, muc...

    Sold for: £50

  • Lot Number: 19

    The Death of Adonis/ Madrid Esposicion Agricultura 1867: ...

    Sold for: £350

  • Lot Number: 20

    Chemin de Croix: Seldom found on the market, a small pres...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 21

    An 1880?s bone autograph fan, the monture lightly incised...

    Sold for: £110

  • Lot Number: 22

    An unusual shaped 19th century cockade fan, the guards pa...

    Sold for: £130

  • Lot Number: 23

    A 19th century Jenny Lind or Palmette fan, the bone montu...

    Sold for: £60

  • Lot Number: 24

    A very late 19th century wood bris? autograph fan, painte...

    Estimate: £70 - £120

  • Lot Number: 25

    A mid-19th century white Mother of Pearl fan, the sticks ...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 26

    A bone fan circa 1860?s, the monture carved, pierced and ...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 27

    A c 1870?s fan with bone monture and fabric leaf printed ...

    Sold for: £60

  • Lot Number: 28

    Two c 1860?s white mother of pearl fans, the first with g...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 29

    A last quarter 19th century painted fan, the double silk ...

    Sold for: £220

  • Lot Number: 30

    A An elegant circa 1880?s tortoiseshell bris? fan with go...

    Sold for: £150

  • Lot Number: 31

    A good very pale pink Mother of Pearl fan c 1890?s, the d...

    Sold for: £450

  • Lot Number: 32

    A coastal scene signed F?lix Fournery dated 1902, showing...

    Sold for: £130

  • Lot Number: 33

    A last quarter 19th century white Mother of Pearl fan, gi...

    Sold for: £150

  • Lot Number: 34

    Four early 19th century horn bris? fans, all with barrel ...

    Sold for: £200

  • Lot Number: 35

    An early 19th century European ivory bris? fan, very fine...

    Sold for: £300

  • Lot Number: 36

    Four early 19th century bris? fans, to include a tortoise...

    Estimate: £120 - £180

  • Lot Number: 37

    A simple tortoiseshell bris? fan, the guards and sticks w...

    Sold for: £110

  • Lot Number: 38

    Billotey: A fine 19th century, 1885 ? 1900, fan, delicate...

    Sold for: £550

  • Lot Number: 39

    An unusual early 19th century shaped horn bris? with barr...

    Estimate: £150 - £250

  • Lot Number: 40

    A very decorative fan c 1900 ? 1910, the shiny pale pink ...

    Sold for: £100

  • Lot Number: 41

    A fine circa 1820?s pale horn bris? fan, carved and pierc...

    Sold for: £450

  • Lot Number: 42

    A circa 1820?s horn 4-way bris? fan, barrel rivet, the st...

    Sold for: £600

  • Lot Number: 43

    A sturdy circa 1880?s tortoiseshell bris? fan, quite dark...

    Sold for: £150

  • Lot Number: 44

    A fine circa 1820?s pale horn bris? fan, carved and pierc...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 45

    An early 19th century Peau d?ane or cream card Italianate...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 46

    An early 19th century carved and pierced ivory bris? fan ...

    Sold for: £320

  • Lot Number: 47

    An early 19th century carved horn bris? fan, barrel rivet...

    Sold for: £45

  • Lot Number: 48

    A very large tortoiseshell bris? fan, the tips of the 19 ...

    Sold for: £180

  • Lot Number: 49

    The Charles and Diana Marriage fan, limited edition numbe...

    Sold for: £650

  • Lot Number: 50

    A third quarter 19th century black Chantilly lace fan, th...

    Sold for: £300

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