Framed Fan with High Quality Hand Painted Medieval Scene
This elegant fan is truly a work of art, deserving of its frame. With a typical Victorian handle, this piece is adorned with an exquisite design depicting a Medieval battle scene with figures on horseback, including a Templar Knight in his red-crossed attire. This powerful image is underscored by a vivid palette of gorgeous colours, and bordered with gold leafy patterns to give a graceful and stylish finish.
Approx date: 1870 to 1890
Frame Size: H 41 cm x W 66 cm x D 6 cm
Fan Size: H 28.5 cm x W 52 cm
Medium: Paper paint gold gulding and bone
Condition: Good for age. Slight part repair to a crease. A couple of slight part crease separation. Please see photos.