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Exquisite 18th Century Chinoiserie Double-Sided Fan

Exquisite 18th Century Chinoiserie Double-Sided Fan

Regular price $3,266.00 USD
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This stunning double-sided Chinoiserie fan showcases the remarkable blending of European and Asian artistic traditions that characterized the 18th-century decorative arts.

The delicate mother-of-pearl sticks are gilded with a delicate pattern of small flowers entwined with gilded leaves, creating a luxurious and intricate visual effect. The guard sticks are beautifully carved, pierced and gilded with elegant figural motifs, further enhancing the fan's ornate design.

The paper leaf itself is exquisitely painted with a serene Chinese garden scene, depicting figures seated around tables in a tranquil outdoor setting. Flipping the fan over reveals a central vignette depicting a charming Western family scene, complete with a mother and her children, demonstrating the cross-cultural influences that inspired this captivating piece.

This exceptional 18th-century Chinoiserie fan is a testament to the artistic and cultural exchange that flourished during this period, as European designers and craftsmen sought to incorporate opulent Asian-inspired elements into their creations. The juxtaposition of the gilded mother-of-pearl sticks, the delicate floral motifs, and the contrasting European and Chinese imagery make this fan a true masterpiece of decorative art.

This Chinoiserie fan would be a stunning addition to any collection of antique or vintage decorative arts, or a captivating focal point in a refined and elegantly curated living space.

For inquiries or additional information, please don't hesitate to reach out to us at hello@deco-curio.com.

Dimensions

Length 24cm

Care Instructions

Direct sunlight, extreme heat and moisture can be detrimental to your antique piece. It is advised to gently use a clean, dry duster for light dusting. If deeper clean is required, please contact us.

Free Delivery

We offer free delivery to most addresses on Hong Kong Island, Kowloon and New Territories. For all other addresses (including Outlying Islands or more remote parts of New Territories), we will arrange for delivery through the local courier GogoVan and the client will be charged at GogoVan rates.

If a courier is not available, we will liaise with you to arrange for a collection at a suitable location.

We aim to dispatch all orders within 5 working days subject to credit clearance and address verification.

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