Lot Number: 31

Estimate: £250 - £350

A good very pale pink Mother of Pearl fan c 1890?s, the double leaf with upper layer of cream silk gauze, a layer behind of plain salmon silk, the recto signed ?Bellini?, the scene painted with deep swags of shaded pink embroidered with minute silver sequins, three winged cherubs in the process of hanging garlands of flowers onto the drapes, the sides and upper leaf borders finished with cream Brussels bobbin lace, contained in a sumptuous dark ruby velvet covered shaped and hinged fan box, the interior padded and lined with deep red silk satin, guard approx. 12.25 inches or 31cm