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: 147

    A Good Large Carved Tortoiseshell Chinese Fan, mid to lat...

    Sold for: £1600

  • Lot Number: 153

    A second quarter 19th century Chinese carved tortoiseshel...

    Sold for: £1000

  • Lot Number: 49

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

    Sold for: £650

  • Lot Number: 38

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

    Sold for: £550

  • Lot Number: 59

    An exquisite, large, Brussels Point de Gaze needle lace f...

    Sold for: £1100

  • Lot Number: 137

    A circa 1740's or slightly earlier Chinese painted ivory ...

    Sold for: £900

  • Lot Number: 325

    An Ottoman silk velvet and leather man?s note case, in re...

    Estimate: £400 - £600

  • Lot Number: 146

    A rare silver lacquer early 19th c Chinese wood bris? fan...

    Sold for: £950

  • Lot Number: 3

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

    Sold for: £550

  • Lot Number: 8

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

    Estimate: £300 - £500

  • Lot Number: 10

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

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 272

    A very early whitework bonnet or cap, stiffened, and with...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 274

    A very early whitework bonnet or cap, formed in 3 section...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 294

    Boutis De Provence for a Marriage, Early 19th century: An...

    Sold for: £600

  • Lot Number: 42

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

    Sold for: £600

  • Lot Number: 318

    A finely embroidered rectangular cover, probably Persian,...

    Estimate: £300 - £500

  • Lot Number: 319

    Greek/Greek Island embroidery: possibly Sporades, silk em...

    Sold for: £550

  • Lot Number: 161

    A black silk Chinese Canton shawl embroidered throughout ...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 175

    A very fine Paisley or French Long Shawl, with a very tig...

    Estimate: £300 - £500

  • Lot Number: 192

    Lingerie: from the 20?s to 40?s?s, a selection of silk an...

    Sold for: £700

  • Lot Number: 162

    A cream silk Chinese Canton shawl embroidered throughout ...

    Sold for: £300

  • Lot Number: 200

    A fine 19th century triangular shawl or veil in Brussels ...

    Sold for: £250

  • Lot Number: 31

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

    Sold for: £450

  • Lot Number: 297

    A large 18th century darning sampler, probably Dutch, dat...

    Sold for: £500

  • Lot Number: 94

    A small Art Nouveau fan of fontange form, the monture of ...

    Sold for: £600

  • Lot Number: 156

    A fine and scarce feather pelerine or shoulder cape, 1830...

    Sold for: £420

  • Lot Number: 178

    C1900 to the 1920?s a large Canton Chinese black silk pia...

    Sold for: £220

  • Lot Number: 180

    A 1920?s French beaded flapper dress, the lilac cotton ga...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 195

    An Edwardian Irish crochet dress, sleeveless, a summer we...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 204

    A fine and large rectangular Brussels needle lace wedding...

    Sold for: £380

  • Lot Number: 2

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

    Estimate: £200 - £300

  • Lot Number: 5

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

    Estimate: £200 - £300

  • Lot Number: 13

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

    Sold for: £300

  • Lot Number: 269

    A fine 19th century white metal sewing set which has pass...

    Sold for: £400

  • 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: 273

    A very early bonnet or cap worked in beige, in three sect...

    Estimate: £200 - £400

  • Lot Number: 41

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

    Sold for: £450

  • Lot Number: 298

    A very early 19th century darning sampler dated 1801, and...

    Sold for: £320

  • Lot Number: 48

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

    Sold for: £180

  • Lot Number: 50

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

    Sold for: £300

  • Lot Number: 51

    A c 1870?s black lace fan mounted on Mother of Pearl dyed...

    Estimate: £200 - £300

  • Lot Number: 58

    A late 19th century Brussels Point de Gaze needle lace fa...

    Sold for: £350

  • Lot Number: 315

    Ottoman Embroidery: A fine and early linen ?evre or heads...

    Sold for: £180

  • Lot Number: 321

    Fine early Italian/Eastern Mediterranean embroidered bord...

    Sold for: £250

  • Lot Number: 324

    Two sumptuous bags or purses, 18th/19th century, the firs...

    Sold for: £650

  • Lot Number: 330

    North African embroideries, the first panel possibly from...

    Sold for: £400

  • Lot Number: 93

    A very unusual 19th tortoiseshell fan c 1870?s with purpl...

    Sold for: £500

  • Lot Number: 145

    A very unusual Chinese fan, late 18th century, the wood g...

    Sold for: £180

  • Lot Number: 152

    A selection of Chinese fans, 19th century to 20th century...

    Estimate: £200 - £300

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